Summer Reading Challenge 2018: The Magnificent Ambersons (1918) Booth Tarkington

There’s a moment in Richard Linklater’s 2008 film Me and Orson Welles where Welles (Christian McKay) tells another character, “Ambersons is about how everything gets taken away from you.” That scene – which takes place in 1937, years before Citizen Kane – is meant to convey not only a theme from the novel, but also … Continue reading Summer Reading Challenge 2018: The Magnificent Ambersons (1918) Booth Tarkington