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Adapting Poe

Dennis R. Perry

Adapting Poe

re-imaginings in popular culture

by Dennis R. Perry

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / American / General,
  • Popular culture and literature,
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / General,
  • Adaptations,
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Short Stories,
  • Influence,
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Dennis R. Perry and Carl H. Sederholm
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2638 .A43 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25206129M
    ISBN 109780230120860
    LC Control Number2012002446

    Masque of the Red Death won't be out of place on those shelves. Google Scholar Richards, Eliza. He's proven to be pretty timeless. He eventually saves Will and Holloway's men from Holloway by engaging in a firefight with him, holding him back long enough for the house to "consume" Holloway.

    Once I found my setting, the book flowed, and writing it, while not easy, was a complete joy. The armored car became a steam-powered carriage. Convulsions, terror! During the explorations of the house, Daisy is described as suffering from echolalia. Poe's original short story featured only one named character, the sagacious Prince Prospero who in my version is rather more ominous than sagacious, but that's how you gain power and wealth, perhaps, after which you can relax and dance as the plague decimates the world outside your palace.

    Guilt and pride are such complex and natural human emotions and Poe puts them at war with each other in brilliant fashion in his story. In truth, quite a few of the selections leave Poe's 19th-century sensibility undisturbed, and "The Raven" is reproduced verbatim. Cardiff: University of Wales, InDanielewski entered talks to adapt the novel into a TV series. You can't beat that.


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When the House begins to attempt to harm the others late in the novel, Reston calls out Holloway's name. Like the best adaptations of his work, while it plays loose with some plot elements, it captures the experience of reading the story exceptionally well.

Google Scholar Mulvey, Laura. Visual and Other Pleasures. But once I got caught up in Poe's world, I realized that the novel needed to be historical--or at least feel somewhat historical--since I was adding a plague, crocodiles, and catacombs.

At other times, I like to describe it as a post-apocalyptic steampunk retelling Adapting Poe book a classic Edgar Allan Poe short story.

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Since this is an anthology with different people adapting the stories and also different people doing the art, there's a lot of diversity to it. Most of /5. American Masters.

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