Chasing Lolita

Author: Graham Vickers
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 1556529686
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In the summer of 1958, a 12-year-old girl took the world by storm--"Lolita" was published in the United States--and since then, her name has been taken in vain to serve a wide range of dubious ventures, both artistic and commercial.

What Happens To Nabokov S Lolita

Author: Philipp Klotz
Publisher: GRIN Verlag
ISBN: 3656134812
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Seminar paper from the year 2011 in the subject Literature - Modern Literature, grade: 1,3, Leuphana Universität Lüneburg, course: Reading Nabokov's Lolita, language: English, abstract: Die vorliegende Arbeit widmet sich der ...

Vladimir Nabokov S Lolita

Author: Ellen Pifer
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0195150325
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The essays follow a progression focusing first on textual and thematic features and then proceeding to broader issues and cultural implications, including the novel's relations to other works of literature and art and the movies adapted ...

Poets Writers

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Azar Nafisi's international best-seller Reading "Lolita" in Tehran: A Memoir in
Books (Random House, 2003) will be reissued in November, though the timing
has less to do with the fiftieth anniversary than with the December publication of
Nafisi's forthcoming memoir. Things I've Been Silent About (Random House).
Chicago Review Press, however, timed its August launch of Graham Vickers's
Chasing Lolita: How Popular Culture Corrupted Nabokov's Little Girl All Over
Again to ...


Author: Stephen Schiff
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781557833549
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(Applause Books). Foreword by Jeremy Irons, preface by Adrian Lyne. Based on the novel by Vladimir Nabokov, Schiff tells the astounding story behind the most controversial movie of our time. 75 movie stills.

The Madras Mangler

Author: Usha Narayanan
ISBN: 9382473645
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muttered Lolita. “He's supposedto be agood manwho keeps hispromises,”
saidKat. “And anyway,he'llbe an improvement onShaitaan's partywhich is just a
bunch of criminals. No wonder we're living in mortal fearofa serialkiller, with the
cops chasing their own tails.” Lolita did not agree with Kat's views. “So you think
Charan Raj should be our next Chief Minister?”she asked. “Thatman isas fake
ashis smile, but everyone thinks he's a Gandhi who will change the world.” Kat
was surprised ...

Chasing Elvis

Author: Glen Marcel
Publisher: The Invisible College Press, LLC
ISBN: 9781931468206
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CHAPTER FOURTEEN The corporate offices of Weird Magazine, located on Fifth
Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, were just awakening when Mel and Lolita exited
the elevator with sleepy-eyed co-workers and stepped into the magazine's foyer.
They steamed past posters of past monthly covers; mostly shots of freaky aliens,
freaks, freaky celebrities, and outrageous headlines, and walked into a large,
open space full of open-aired modular stalls. The staff calls the area the PIT. This
is ...


Author: Alissa Nutting
Publisher: Hoffmann und Campe
ISBN: 3455812511
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Tampa ist eine moderne Antwort auf Nabokovs Lolita und erinnert an American Psycho, wenn Alissa Nutting unserer Gesellschaft gnadenlos den Spiegel vorhält und dabei alle Tabus bricht.

Dancing With Alzheimer S

Author: Dolores Attias
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595373518
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Once a wealthy and sophisticated European dancer, Elizabeth 'Betty" Bromley is now spiraling downward into the abyss that is Alzheimer's disease-a world that relentlessly tightens its grip on the woman's sanity.