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  • 5 Jan 2016
    Top 10 fifteeneightyfour blog posts of 2015
    Andrew Martin

    Top 10 most read fifteeneightyfour blog posts of 2015

    As 2016 roars in, we take a look back at the most read blog posts of 2015.

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  • 28 May 2013

    Reviewed: Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby

    In the weeks leading up to the release of the new 3-D Great Gatsby film, director Baz Luhrmann talked a lot about how an early draft of Fitzgerald's great American novel called Trimalchio helped influence his adaptation. Cambridge University Press is the only publisher of that original version, which Luhrmann cited as an inspiration in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and the New York Times. He also consulted the volume's editor, James L.W. West III, for advice on the film.

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  • 6 Mar 2009

    Samuel Beckett Letters in New York Times

    And the reviewer identifies the best quality of my favorite Cambridge books–they come with academic trappings and all the necessary scholarly apparatus, but “…reading it is far from homework: the Beckett we meet in these piquant letters, most written when he was in his late 20s and early 30s, is rude, mordantly witty and scatological […]

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  • 13 May 2008
    Marci A. Hamilton

    Vows of Silence: The Cult Within

    Highly regarded author Jason Berry has produced a remarkable documentary based on the book, Vows of Silence, which he co-authored with Gerard Renner. This one-hour film tells the story of the Vatican’s treatment of Marcial Maciel, who recently passed away, and his orders, Legionaries of Christ and Regnum Christi. A Review by Marci Hamilton At […]

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