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  1. In a Vacant Storefront and On the Beach, Two Chillers Come to the WestsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | LA Weekly

    ... out-of-the-theater places on the Westside. Director Blake Silver's exquisitely realized rendition of Henry James' eerie riff on the Gothic imagination, The Turn of the Screw , uses the living room-proportioned stockroom of a vacant Westwood ...

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  2. In a Vacant Storefront and On the Beach, Two Live Psychological Horrors Come to the WestsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | LA Weekly

    ... out-of-the-theater places on the Westside. Director Blake Silver's exquisitely realized rendition of Henry James' eerie riff on the Gothic imagination, The Turn of the Screw , uses the living room-proportioned stockroom of a vacant Westwood ...

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  3. BWW Review: the Turn of the Screw Ghost Story Presented Unconventionally in a No-Frills SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    I am always interested in seeing a conventional play being presented in an unconventional way. So when I heard about director Blake Silver undertaking a production of Henry James THE TURN OF THE SCREW adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher , produced by Haldane Morris, and presented lit only by flashlights held by audience members in a room seating only 20, I knew it would be no like other production of the ghost story I had ever seen before.

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  4. Prince, pop, race and America: How a difficult, pansexual genius remade our cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | Salon.com

    ... my friend ever got to have her Swiss escapade with Prince, which sounds like an episode out of an undiscovered Henry James novel, and it's too late now. Prince Rogers Nelson, formerly the Artist Formerly Known as Prince, one of the most talented, ...

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  5. Audible connects with actors for book-on-tape performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 18 | Examiner.com

    ... performs perfectly. If that's not enough, check out Audible's March release of The Turn of the Screw , a Henry James novel performed by Emma Thompson. Thompson's diction is so perfect you can almost see her right in front of you, telling the story ...

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  6. June 18: Iss. 24Read the original story

    Monday Apr 11 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Henry James went back to his boyhood Manhattan neighborhood as a setting for his novel "Washington Square," a familiar tale of a young, defenseless person trying to escape from the tyranny of an older, more knowledgeable adult. Comment .

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  7. Audible with a major release in 'The Turn of the Screw' read by Emma ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Leading audiobook provider, Audible.com and Audible Studios is readying for a big day on Tuesday, March 15, 2016. It's marks the day of a big audiobook release in Henry James' Gothic ghost tale, "The Turn of the Screw."

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  8. USPS reveals new stamps planned for May and JuneRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | Linn's Stamp News

    ... stamps will be issued June 3. A three-ounce-rate commemorative in the Literary Arts series will honor author Henry James later this year. The issue date for this stamp has not been announced. United States stamps honoring national parks, classic ...

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  9. June 18: Iss. 24Read the original story

    Friday Apr 1 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... return to Fort Hamilton for this event. (A scenes from last year's Celebration is shown at left .) Comment . Henry James went back to his boyhood Manhattan neighborhood as a setting for his novel "Washington Square," a familiar tale of a young, ...

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  10. June 18: Iss. 24Read the original story

    Mar 22, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Henry James went back to his boyhood Manhattan neighborhood as a setting for his novel "Washington Square," a familiar tale of a young, defenseless person trying to escape from the tyranny of an older, more knowledgeable adult. Comment .

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  11. Audible with a major release in 'The Turn of the Screw' read by Emma ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Leading audiobook provider, Audible.com and Audible Studios is readying for a big day on Tuesday, March 15, 2016. It's marks the day of a big audiobook release in Henry James' Gothic ghost tale, "The Turn of the Screw."

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  12. BWW Audio Exclusive: Emma Thompson Reads from Audible's the Turn of the ScrewRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Emmy winner Emma Thompson lends her immense talent and experienced voice to Henry James ' Gothic ghost tale, The Turn of the Screw, which Audible Studios released today. When a governess is hired to care for two children at a British country estate, she begins to sense an otherworldly presence around the grounds.

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  13. Emma Thompson Lends Voice to Henry James's the Turn of the Shrew for AudibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Audible Studios, a production arm of Audible.com, today announced the release of two-time Academy Award winner Emma Thompson's audio interpretation of Henry James's gothic novel The Turn of the Screw . This stirring performance of the famously spooky tale by the star of Saving Mr. Banks, Sense and Sensibility, Love Actually, Nanny McPhee, and the Harry Potter film series Thompson is joined on this production by listener favorite and star of The Hobbit Richard Armitage, who lends his voice to the story's prologue.

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  14. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | Business Wire

    New IEEE 802.3bw Ethernet Standard Driven Primarily By Growing Industry Interest In New, Standards-based Architecture for Internal Networking Within Automobiles )--IEEE, the world's largest professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, today announced the approval of IEEE 802.3bwa , IEEE Standard f... )--Caradigm announced the formation of a Care Transformation Team, which is dedicated to accelerating the success & outcomes of population health initiatives for prov... )--HERO and Mercer announced today the launch of The HERO Health and Well-being Best Practices Scorecard in Collaboration with Mercer - International Version. )--Emma Thompson performs Henry James's THE TURN OF THE SCREW for Audible.

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  15. 'Literary Philadelphia': Unexpected treasures - but what about today's writers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Philly.com

    Agnes Repplier was known as the "American Jane Austen," her work praised by no less than Henry James, Walt Whitman, and Edith Wharton. Who knew? "She was world-famous," journalist/author Thom Nickels said recently at a reading of his new book, Literary Philadelphia , at Barnes & Noble on Rittenhouse Square.

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  16. Juan Carlos Fresnadillo to Direct DreamWorks' - Haunted'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | SFGate

    The Oscar-nominated director of "28 Weeks Later" will helm the film based on Henry James' 1898 ghost story "The Turn of the Screw," using a script by Chad and Carey Hayes. Fresnadillo recently directed the pilot for USA's "Falling Water" from writers Blake Masters and Henry Bromell and executive producer Gale Anne Hurd .

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  17. Men Who Go With the FlowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Torontoist

    ... University Avenue-has proved an excellent venue for intimate indie theatre, whether it's a walkabout version of Henry James' haunted-house classic The Turn of the Screw or a new translation of Strindberg's below-the-stairs tragedy Miss Julie , ...

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  18. June 18: Iss. 24Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Henry James went back to his boyhood Manhattan neighborhood as a setting for his novel "Washington Square," a familiar tale of a young, defenseless person trying to escape from the tyranny of an older, more knowledgeable adult. Comment .

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  19. Classic novels get fresh take for spring break with audio booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... enlightening companions. Classic novels get fresh take for spring break with audio books. "Turn of the Screw" by Henry James, performed by Emma Thompson. Audible.com , affiliated with Amazon.com but a separate entity in itself, offers thousands of ...

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  20. What Henry KnewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | The Weekly Standard

    'Why did we live? Was that all? Why was I not born in Central Africa and died young. Poor Henry James thinks it all real, I believe, and actually still lives in that dreamy, stuffy Newport and Cambridge, with papa James and Charles Norton-and me! Yet, why!" Thus, writing to a friend, Henry Adams reacted to the memoir, Notes of a Son and Brother, Henry James had sent him in 1914.

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