By George: adaptation of Middlemarch | The Application Board

Middlemarch It is “classic” because it still has resonance today, and the story needs to survive in many different and relevant interpretations. But the only translation known is the translation from the literary form to the dramatic. Drama is the development of character under the pressure of action. When I changed Eliot Adam Bede many … Read more

What Michael Bloomberg can learn from “Middlemarch”

If Michael Bloomberg were a figure from a nineteen-year-old novel, he would be the one written by Anthony Trollope, whose evidence of the intersection of class, money, and politics – especially in his work comedy, “The Way We Live Now” – Reads like a comedy about a twenty-first century audience, even though it was written … Read more