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Calendar, Night&Day Orchestrating Murder

Orchestrating Murder

"Sometimes, an accident can be an unhappy woman's best friend." This quote comes from Stephen King's 1992 bestseller, Dolores Claiborne. In the story (one of King's few that does not deal with the horror in the supernatural, but rather…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Stephen King's Operatic Side: Adapting the Horror Writer for the Opera

Stephen King's Operatic Side: Adapting the Horror Writer for the Opera

Poet J. D. McClatchy enjoyed the process of adapting Stephen King's Dolores Claiborne for the opera stage. "It's interesting material, and it's a challenge," said McClatchy, who teaches English at Yale. "That's what any writer likes most -- it…
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A Woman's Lot

"Let's not pretend we're at some Norman Rockwell family reunion," snarls Selena (Jennifer Jason Leigh), the prime mover of Dolores Claiborne. While Dolores (Kathy Bates) still refuses to acknowledge that her daughter's "bad patch" was a "fucking nervous breakdown," and…
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