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Literary Takes on the Visual: 10 Novelists on Fine Art - Signature Reads

Essays on Art<p>In Julian Barnes’s novels, notable creative types from throughout history are brought to life, from Arthur Conan Doyle to Dmitri Shostakovich. Barnes writes about them and their struggles with an abundance of empathy and nuance – qualities that also come to mind when writing more …

Arthur Conan Doyle

How To Find The Courage To Become An Unstoppable Writer | WTD

<i>Note: I wrote this post to myself while struggling to find the motivation to bring my stalled book idea back to life. I began writing full of</i> …

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Sherlock creators will now write BBC mini-series on Dracula

Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat to adapt Bram Stoker’s Gothic novel for BBC.<p>After giving Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes an astute modern makeover …

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Questioning the Ethical Stance of the Fiction Writer

When <i>The Parthenon Bomber</i> was released in Greece back in 2010, the book stirred a wide-ranging controversy. The title was enough. The sheer notion that someone would even consider bombing the Parthenon was at the realm of the unthinkable. Among the many articles, reviews, and reader comments that …

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Will the New 'Dracula' Be Like the Cumberbatch 'Sherlock'?

After revitalizing Sherlock Holmes, Doctor Watson, Morairty, Irene Adler, Mrs. Hudson, and a bevy of other characters from the beloved Conan Doyle …

Mark Gatiss

‘Sherlock’ Team Reuniting for New ‘Dracula’ Series

“Dracula” is getting the “Sherlock” treatment, with the writers and producers of the hit BBC detective series reuniting for a new take on the Bram …

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The writers of ‘Sherlock’ are making a ‘Dracula’ series for the BBC

The duo behind BBC’s <i>Sherlock</i> is teaming up again to bring their own spin on a classic horror story.<p>Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss are in talks with …

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Brace Yourself For A 'Dracula' Revamp, From The Creators Of BBC’s 'Sherlock'

Here's hoping Benedict Cumberbatch will play the lead.<p>Mark Gatiss and Steve Moffat ― the duo behind BBC’s popular Sherlock Holmes adaptation, “Sherlock,” starring Benedict Cumberbatch ― are working on a new project, Variety reported.<p>The writer-producer team will update another literary genre story: …

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How Long Does It Take To Change Your Mindset?

"<p>I was thinking earlier today, <b>how long does it take to change your mindset?</b><p>What prompted this thought was having had a less than positive start to my day and the viewpoint that I should not allow this to have an adverse effect on my entire day!<p>I'd hoped for some positive stuff to happen in the …

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5 Delightful and Quirky Etsy Shops for Bibliophiles

Even in my accessories, I find myself drawn most toward things that reflect the stuff I love–which is largely books.Lucky for me, the internet as a …

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Bloody brilliant: 'Sherlock' creators bite into 'Dracula'

There haven't been any cast announcements yet, but fans of the BBC detective series probably can't wait to sink their fangs into the new drama.<p>Sink your teeth into this: The writers and producers of the BBC series "Sherlock" are reuniting for a new series of "Dracula" specials, Variety reported on …

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A girl shot in the head, a dead crow and a gun hidden in a canal: The Green Bicycle Murder that is still a mystery 100 years on

The canal glints like bottle green glass as dragonflies dance across the surface, but it hides a deadly secret.<p>A few weeks from now this quiet …

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From ‘Sherlock’ to Dracula? Team might tackle TV series about iconic vampire

Why it matters to you<p>A TV show about legendary vampire Dracula could be the next project for the creators of Sherlock after the award-winning series …

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‘Sherlock’ production team to reunite for new ‘Dracula’ series

The new show will run in a similar miniseries format as 'Sherlock', which ran for 12 episodes and one special over four seasons<p>The writing and …

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On deck through the rest of the year (and a few to begin 2018) - Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science

Here they are. I love seeing all the titles lined up in one place; it’s like a big beautiful poem about statistics:<p>After Peptidegate, a proposed new …

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Sherlock Team to Bite Into Dracula

The team behind BBC’s hit drama <i>Sherlock</i> is bringing Dracula back to life on television.<b>RELATED: Netflix’s Castlevania Poster Debuts Dracula’s …

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Dracula Miniseries Being Developed by Sherlock Creators

The creators of the hit mystery-drama series <i>Sherlock</i> are setting their sights next on an original <i>Dracula</i> mini-series. Collectively, Mark Gatiss and …

Mark Gatiss

The Return of Sherlock Holmes, 1905 edition/Chapter 1

I<br>THE ADVENTURE OF<br>THE EMPTY HOUSE<p>IT was in the spring of the year 1894 that all London was interested, and the fashionable world dismayed, by the …

Newswire: Sherlock creators are going to tackle Dracula next

Having exhausted the “Sherlock Holmes, but with the internet” concept of <i>Sherlock</i>, Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss are moving on to another oft-adapted literary figure: Dracula. According to <i>Variety</i>,the two are working on a new series that will bring Bram Stoker’s bloodsucker (back) to television. At …

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‘Sherlock’ Creators Are Developing A ‘Dracula’ Series

With <i>Sherlock</i> and <i>Doctor Who</i> off their plates, Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat are searching for a new project to collaborate on. It appears they found …

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Goyard Interview - Inside Goyard's History and Becoming the World's Most Elusive Luxury Fashion Brand

Jun 20, 2017<p>Busy Beverly Hills moms pile everything into them, in Cannes and Biarritz, they make the perfect beach tote, and during a 14-hour …

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‘The Young Pope’: How Jude Law Went Weird with Paolo Sorrentino for His Best Work In Years

Law makes the best of a range of movies, but found real character riches in an Emmy contending role on premium cable.<p><i>Welcome to Career Watch, a</i> …

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Sherlock’s creators are getting in on the monster craze with an adaptation of Dracula

Bram Stoker’s famous monster rises once again<p>When <i>Sherlock</i> first aired on BBC in 2010, it became a global phenomenon, catapulting Benedict Cumberbatch into stardom. According to <i>Variety</i>, the creators of the show are hoping to strike gold once again with another literary classic: Bram Stoker’s …

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5 TV Gender-Swapped Roles That Totally Worked

Spike's new small screen adaptation of Stephen King's eerie novella <i>The Mist</i> will sport at least one significant change to the source material and its …

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Sherlock showrunners to make Dracula TV series

Dracula will be a miniseries with feature-length episodes<p>Bram Stoker's 1897 novel <i>Dracula</i> is being made into a television show by <b>Mark Gatiss</b> and <b>Steven</b> …

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Conan Doyle Estate Backs NYMF's New Sherlock Holmes Musical MY DEAR WATSON

MY DEAR WATSON, a Sherlock Holmes musical, is an official selection of the 2017 New York Musical Festival. The production will be funded in part by …

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Book Review: Sherlock Holmes: Gods of War

<b>Gods of War</b><p><b>By James Lovegrove</b><p>This novel is set in 1913, and starts us off with Watson visiting Holmes’ retirement cottage at Eastbourne. Of course, …

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The photographic adventures of Arthur Conan Doyle, part three.

In the the third in our Arthur Conan Doyle series the writer heads to Ireland - a place which defies his preconceptions and offers some fantastic …

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Dr. Frances McGill was Saskatchewan's answer to Sherlock Holmes

Considered a pioneer in the field of pathology and criminology, Manitoba-born Dr. Frances McGill was at her core a crime sleuth.<p>With skilled …

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‘Elementary’ Season 6 Spoilers: Will Sherlock Tell Joan About His Condition? | International Business Times

“Elementary” executive producer Rob Doherty revealed that Sherlock Holmes (Jonny Lee Miller) will tell Joan Watson (Lucy Liu) about his recent …

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