Anne’s World: A New Century of Anne of Green Gables » Room of Ben’s Own

November 2, 2009

From Room of Ben’s Own Anne’s World: A New Century of Anne of Green Gables Edited by Irene Gammel and Benjamin Lefebvre Toronto: University of Toronto Press, forthcoming in 2010 Synopsis The recent 100 year anniversary of the first publication of L.M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables has inspired renewed interest in one of Canada’s […]

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The Blythes Are Quoted: L. M. Montgomery, Benjamin Lefebvre: Books

August 24, 2009

The Blythes Are Quoted: Amazon.ca: L. M. Montgomery, Benjamin Lefebvre: Books This is my good friend benjamin’s new book (well, he edited it). he’s been working on it for years, and I’m thrilled that it is finally coming out.

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Twilight Author Inspired by Anne

December 30, 2008
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Ben pointed me to this nugget: Twilight Author Inspired by Anne One of the current bestseller phenomenon’s is the Twilight series by Stephenie Meyer. The series has grabbed the attention of young female readers in particular (something in common with the books of LMM) and led to a major new motion picture. What would be […]

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Anne of Green Gables @100 Symposium

June 10, 2008
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I’ve just uploaded some pictures from the Anne of Green Gables at 100 symposium last week at the Congress in Vancouver organized by Irene Gammel and Ben Lefebvre.

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Undead @ Congress 2008

May 31, 2008
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I’m in vancouver to present my paper “Anne of the Undead: changeling child and the uncanny in Avonlea” at the Anne of Green Gables Panel at ACCUTE at Congress 2008, and I’m also helping out with Anne of Green Gables: A Literary Icon at 100: Exhibit Opening & Symposium. Still exhausted from 16 hours of […]

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CBC Radio’s Web Presence is BUSTED

May 29, 2008

Try any CBC URL, and it will take you to http://www.cbc.ca/mobile/ today. Just tested it from France. Ben tried it in Canada, and Aleja tried it from NYC. It is pretty funny. Try even Google caches and viola [we wanted CBC classical], it is borked. I wonder if they’ve noticed. 🙂 Let me know when […]

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globeandmail.com: Eternally Anne

March 22, 2008

Check out globeandmail.com: Eternally Anne for Ben’s review of three new ANNE books.

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