Tag: Charles Dickens

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  • Bored with life~II

    Bored with life~II

    Although boredom has become the focus of research among scientists in recent years, Western novelists and playwrights have expounded on the subject throughout the ages. It is no surprise that boredom, which often destroys the human will and a lust for life, is a recurrent motif of Western literature. In this essay, I will focus …

    November 12, 2018
  • Dev Patel to star in David Copperfield film

    Dev Patel to star in David Copperfield film

    ¬†Indian-origin British actor Dev Patel is set to play David Copperfield in the new retelling of Charles Dickens’ story — “The Personal History of David Copperfield”. The film will be directed and written by “Veep” creator Armando Iannucci, reports variety.com. The project will offer a modern take on Dickens’ title character as he navigates a …

    February 15, 2018