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Ray and Adaptation Studies

Is Ray opposed to adaptation studies in general? While reading Ray, I felt like the answer to this was definitively “yes,” but upon reflection, it is more complicated than that. One could argue that he frowns upon adaptation studies because … Continue reading

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The failure of fidelity

Now that we’re fairly removed from the criticism based on fidelity, perhaps it’s time to ask: why do we as readers/moviegoers/consumers invest so much in whether or not an adaptation is faithful? Why are we so beholden to the original? … Continue reading

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