Tag Archives: The Namesake

Re:writing and Re:thinking

There is no escaping it. Writing is difficult. But some writing is more difficult.  Some writing requires hours of quietly wrought deliberation with one’s own thoughts. There’s no doubt, that good writing requires good thinking. Good writing defies formula, defies … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Thinking about Film

We watched part of the film version of the novel, The Namesake, in class today and the scene where Ashima learns of her husband’s death over the phone launched me into thinking about the ways that the two media communicate so … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment