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Monthly Archives: September 2020

I’m Thinking of Ending Things – Review

Charlie Kaufman’s latest film, and first collaboration with Netflix, has been hotly anticipated. A horror film that on the surface appears to be about a university student’s awkward first encounter with her boyfriend’s parents proves to be something so much more complicated.

F. Scott Fitzgerald: The Tragic Autobiographer

The quote “how different it all is from what you’d planned” from Fitzgerald’s final, unfinished novel seems an apt way to summarise the author’s tumultuous life. Scarred by the class boundaries he was barred from crossing and only granted a brief refuge of success and happiness before yet more tragedy, one of the greatest authors of the 20th century lived amongst the very demons he wrote about.