Favorites: Five Unconventional Holiday Films For Your Consideration

Here at 25YLSite, we handle a lot of heavy lifting. Analysis, interpretation, deep discussion, introspective interviews…you name it, we’ve got it. “Favorites” takes a lighter approach to the material we normally cover. Each week, we will take you through a list of favorites—whether its moments, scenes, episodes, characters, lines of dialogue, whatever!—in bite-sized articles perfect …

The Impact of A Clockwork Orange on Morality in Society

Almost everybody has seen or heard of Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange (1971), and many people globally now study the original book written by Anthony Burgess during their school or college years. This application to everyday life and education tells us immediately that this is a story which has something to teach us. For those …

Notes from the Bookhouse: The Fans Speak

As part-time curator of the Bookhouse library (when Lucy's busy with police business) I often get to overhear some great conversations between patrons, those intrepid Bookhouse Boys and Babes who frequent this fine establishment. Sometimes — if the books are shelved and properly alphabetized, per Lucy's instructions — I even get to partake! Such was the case earlier …