[ilds] Banned Books Week

Pamela Francis albigensian at hotmail.com
Tue Sep 4 06:36:08 PDT 2007


Vittorio--I recently purchased the Pasolini b/c someone else I trusted said 
the same thing...however, I haven't had time to watch it, given the studying 
for comps and teaching...one day, though, one day....

>From: "Vittorio Celentano" <vcel at ix.netcom.com>
>Reply-To: ilds at lists.uvic.ca
>To: <ilds at lists.uvic.ca>
>Subject: Re: [ilds] Banned Books Week
>Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2007 00:03:55 -0400
>
>Dear Pam,
>
>I saw the movie on TV (on one of these channels: IFC, Sundance or TCM). I
>still think the best movie on Jesus Christ is The Gospel according to St.
>Matthew (IL Vangelo secondo Matteo) by Pier Paolo Pasolini.
>
>Vittorio
>
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Pamela Francis" <albigensian at hotmail.com>
>To: <ilds at lists.uvic.ca>
>Sent: Monday, September 03, 2007 8:27 PM
>Subject: Re: [ilds] Banned Books Week
>
>
> > Yes--several times, and I own it, but I never got to see it in a 
>theater,
> > b/c I lived in Dallas at the time, and it ran for all of one day. You 
>may
> > want to check out Darren Middleton, ed., Scandalizing Jesus?: 
>Kazantzakis'
> > The Last Temptation of Christ Fifty Years On, Continuum Press, 2005, 
>which
> > has essays by Peter Bien (#1 Kazantzakis scholar), Martin Scorsese, and
>yes,
> > yours truly (sorry, shameless plug).
> >
> > As for the film: I never know what to make of the gangsta-ness of the
> > disciples. If I didn't have to write a lecture on Walt Whitman tonight, 
>I
> > might watch it again to help me decide...How was the film rec'd in your
>neck
> > of the woods?--pamela
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > >From: "Vittorio Celentano" <vcel at ix.netcom.com>
> > >Reply-To: ilds at lists.uvic.ca
> > >To: <ilds at lists.uvic.ca>
> > >Subject: Re: [ilds] Banned Books Week
> > >Date: Mon, 3 Sep 2007 19:48:52 -0400
> > >
> > >Dear Pam,
> > >
> > >Have you seen Martin Scorsese's The Last Temptation of Christ, starring
> > >Willem Dafoe and Harvey Keitel?
> > >
> > >Vittorio
> > >
> > >----- Original Message -----
> > >From: "Pamela Francis" <albigensian at hotmail.com>
> > >To: <ilds at lists.uvic.ca>
> > >Sent: Monday, September 03, 2007 7:17 PM
> > >Subject: [ilds] Banned Books Week
> > >
> > >
> > > > Hey folks--just a reminder that Sept. 22-29 is Banned Books Week (at
> > >least
> > > > in the US--is it in Canada and Australia and Greece too?) Anyway, at
> > >least
> > > > in some places, Amnesty Intl, bookstores, libraries, etc., will
>sponsor
> > >open
> > > > readings of books that have been banned by various authorities (I'm
> > >reading
> > > > from Kazantzakis' Last Temptation of Christ). I'm curious--does 
>anyone
> > >know
> > > > if Durrell has been banned? If so, when and why?
> > > >
> > > >
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