Reader's Eye - Linn Branch

THE READERS EYE: MODERN LITERARY CINEMA

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Bar at the Folies Begere, E. Manet (1882)

The Reader’s Eye is a book/film discussion program focusing on acclaimed literary works that have been made into equally acclaimed films. Participants will read the novel then meet to view the related film and discuss both works: their differences, their similarities, and their general impact.

Participants must pre-register for this program with Jan Crow (573-897-2349)

Viewings/discussions will be held on the First Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Linn Library

Feb 7: Last of the Mohicans (1999), starring Daniel Day Lewis, directed by Michael Mann. Novel by James Fenimore Cooper.

March 6: 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), directed by Stanley Kubrick. Short story "The Sentinel" by Arthur C. Clarke

April 3: The Man Who Would Be King (1975), starring Sean Connery and Michael Caine, directed by John Huston, short story by Rudyard Kipling.

May 1: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), directed by Michael Gondry

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