Monthly Archives: January 2013

Pride and Prejudice, 200 years later

This week Jane Austen’s novel Pride and Prejudice turned 200!  I enjoyed this interview with a U of T prof about its enduring popularity. Here at the UC Library we have:

book cover: Pride and Prejudice

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Sarah Polley wins award for best Canadian film of 2012

What great news that Sarah Polley’s wonderful documentary Stories We Tell has won the Toronto Film Critics Association’s $100,000 prize for the best Canadian film of 2012! At University College we are very lucky to have Sarah Polley as this year’s Barker Fairley Distinguished Visitor.

For some interesting quotes about Stories We Tell and Sarah Polley’s other feature films, see the following links to my Canadian Women Film Directors Database: