Anne’s Diary and Biometric Scanning

January 24, 2009

Nora Young’s planning something on Anne’s Diary and biometric scanning: Spark | CBC Radio Anne’s Diary: What Do You Think? Just thought you’d like to know. I’m just finishing my chapter for Ben’s project that discusses the site.

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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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The heartbreaking truth about Anne’s creator

September 20, 2008
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globeandmail.com: The heartbreaking truth about Anne’s creator Despite her great success, it is known that she suffered from depression, that she was isolated, sad and filled with worry and dread for much of her life. But our family has never spoken publicly about the extent of her illness. What has never been revealed is that […]

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Anne-mania goes global; Canada’s most famous literary export is being feted around the world

June 30, 2008
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Anne-mania goes global; Canada’s most famous literary export is being feted around the world The Japanese, on the other hand, emphasize Anne’s almost mystical worship of nature and Montgomery’s lyrical descriptions of the Island because those aspects of the novel tie in with Shinto — the native religion of Japan, which includes a belief in […]

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New Anne Event Pictures

June 11, 2008
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Irene has put up photos from the Vancouver Exhibit. Mostly setting things up with JP, but it also includes a photo of me with Richard Cavell appreciating the posters.

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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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The Centenary of Anne Green Gables organizing committee.

April 9, 2008
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I’ve updated L.M. Montgomery – a set on Flickr to include some shots of the The Centenary of Anne Green Gables showcase at Ryerson last Monday

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