Sylvia Plath

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Chicago Tribune
'Next to Normal': Musical about mental illness is up-close and intimatethrough a mini-laundry list of cultural references to mental illness (including
'Next to Normal': Musical about mental illness is up-close and intimate
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
through a mini-laundry list of cultural references to mental illness (including the strained line "I'm no sociopath, I'm no Sylvia Plath"), that's needed for ballast. "Wish I Were Here," where hospitalized Diana and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Next to Normal' musical about mental illness gets intimate staging at Theater Witthrough a mini-laundry list of cultural references to mental illness (including
'Next to Normal' musical about mental illness gets intimate staging at Theater Wit
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
through a mini-laundry list of cultural references to mental illness (including the strained line "I'm no sociopath, I'm no Sylvia Plath"), that's needed for ballast. "Wish I Were Here," where hospitalized Diana and... Read more
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New York Post
This NYC hotel housed some of the world’s most beautiful womenrent as $6.75,” Davis says. Ironically, one of the best-known residents is the
This NYC hotel housed some of the world’s most beautiful women
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
rent as $6.75,” Davis says. Ironically, one of the best-known residents is the one who only lived there for a month. Sylvia Plath resided there during her Mademoiselle guest internship in the summer of 1953 and would immortalize it as The... Read more
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Times of Malta
Her life in poetryshe was a teenager. Also is Ahmad Shamlou as a poet and Sadeq Hedayat as a fict
Her life in poetry
Times of Malta / Posted 9 days ago
she was a teenager. Also is Ahmad Shamlou as a poet and Sadeq Hedayat as a fiction writer. Among the non-Iranians she lists Sylvia Plath, Marcel Proust and many French poets such as Rimbaud and Baudelaire. However, she says that she is now passed... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC Berkeley graduate, Oscar nominated filmmaker James Schamus talks directorial debut 'Indignation'of “Why I Am Not a Christian,” and Sarah Gadon, who played Olivia, worked on ma
UC Berkeley graduate, Oscar nominated filmmaker James Schamus talks directorial debut 'Indignation'
The Daily Californian / Posted 12 days ago
of “Why I Am Not a Christian,” and Sarah Gadon, who played Olivia, worked on making sure her handwriting matched poet Sylvia Plath’s for a month. “For Sarah Gadon’s part of Olivia, it was a connection I made almost serendipitously that I... Read more
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The New Statesman
Why the Olympics remind me of the horrors of school sportchewed, and – on one especially bad day – made me try and sprain my ankle so I
Why the Olympics remind me of the horrors of school sport
The New Statesman / Posted 12 days ago
chewed, and – on one especially bad day – made me try and sprain my ankle so I could sit in the library and read Daddy by Sylvia Plath over and over and over again while the Nazi Joiner Fascist Normals played netball. My God, did I want to be a... Read more
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The Hindu
Fowler’s autobiography helps one understand the demons in a cricketer’s headin 63 minutes and later played for England, underwent electro convulsive therap
Fowler’s autobiography helps one understand the demons in a cricketer’s head
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
in 63 minutes and later played for England, underwent electro convulsive therapy, in the same way that Ernest Hemingway and Sylvia Plath did. Both the novelist and the poet later took their own lives. In his recent autobiography (Absolutely Foxed),... Read more
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The Hindu
The Proust Questionnaire with Sonam Kapoorbetter. What is your favourite colour? If not yourself, who would you be? Wh
The Proust Questionnaire with Sonam Kapoor
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
better. What is your favourite colour? If not yourself, who would you be? Who are your favourite poets? Maya Angelou, Sylvia Plath, Tagore, Sarojini Naidu and Kabir What is the military event you admire the most? Indo- China war...But I... Read more
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News.com.au
It’s Book Lovers Day! Now read thesethe entire time. The book tells the story of Agnes Magnusdottir, the last woman
It’s Book Lovers Day! Now read these
News.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
the entire time. The book tells the story of Agnes Magnusdottir, the last woman executed in Iceland. THE BELL JAR by Sylvia Plath It’s a classic and remains just as relevant now as it has in the past. Plath tackles mental health issues,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
No pressure here: James Schamus’ directorial debut is a Philip Roth novela bright student with whom Marcus (Logan Lerman) falls in love, is deliberately
No pressure here: James Schamus’ directorial debut is a Philip Roth novel
The Seattle Times / Posted 23 days ago
a bright student with whom Marcus (Logan Lerman) falls in love, is deliberately styled in the film to evoke the poet Sylvia Plath. “We really did flesh [Olivia] out from the book quite a bit,” said Schamus, noting that Plath entered Smith... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The 'massive highs and miserable lows' of bipolar disordersmothering. As if a great muscular owl were sitting on my chest, its talons cle
The 'massive highs and miserable lows' of bipolar disorder
Kiama Independent / Posted 1 months ago
smothering. As if a great muscular owl were sitting on my chest, its talons clenching & constricting my heart." - writer Sylvia Plath, who killed herself at 30 and was believed to have suffered from bipolar disorder Bipolar is managed using mood... Read more
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J Weekly
Philip Roth ‘trope’ makes it onto big screen in ‘Indignation’found much more to plumb in “Indignation.” One thing he uncovered is that Roth
Philip Roth ‘trope’ makes it onto big screen in ‘Indignation’
J Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
found much more to plumb in “Indignation.” One thing he uncovered is that Roth wrote Olivia as a subtle parallel to Sylvia Plath. “In this late novel, Roth is going back to a much earlier time than he often [does] … he’s connecting with a... Read more
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The Irish Times
Kerrie O’Brien interview: like a rose unfoldingan exposure that must carry some risk. “It was always intimate confessional wor
Kerrie O’Brien interview: like a rose unfolding
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
an exposure that must carry some risk. “It was always intimate confessional work that attracted me to poetry – poets like Sylvia Plath, Frank O’ Hara, Sharon Olds, and contemporary poets like Eduardo C Corral and Andrew McMillan. I never set out... Read more

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