“Pride and prejudice” first edition “ “I had never read Pride and Prejudice, nor seen a television version. I come from a background of television social realist drama, and so I suppose I was a bit prejudiced against this material, regarding.
Independent People - Halldór Laxness - this book won the 1955 Nobel Prize for literature. Just started reading it, and it is captivating even in translation. They sure don't make Nobel prize winners in literature like they used to.
Robert Frank - "Trolley" New Orleans 1955 (look closely. Robert captured the all too real disparities amongst Americans and made many photographers of the time quite uncomfortable. Like this photo of a racially divided trolly.