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Saturday, November 26

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On the Web Thu Jul 09 2009


  • The Three Little...Architects? UnBeige reports that Steven Guarnaccia has rewritten The Three Little Pigs, basing the main characters on Frank Gehry, Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright.
  • Kurt Vonnegut's short story "Harrison Bergeron" is being adapted for a film titled 2081. Watch the trailer here.
  • The Book Bench directs us to an interview with Dave Eggers and Vendela Vida in Interview Magazine about their joint screenplay for Away We Go.
  • Been wondering what's in Barack Obama's Blackberry? UK imprint Sphere offers some postulations.
  • The U of C Press susses out reactions to Twitterature while commenters at the Guardian are oh so tired of hearing about it.
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