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Film Adaptations: The Books behind New & Popular Films
See if indeed “the book is better” or if the movie improved upon the novel in this discussion-based class focusing on “The Dig.”
Many popular books have been adapted for the big screen, some more successfully than others. Read John Preston’s The Dig before the first session, as we will focus on our thoughts of the novel in the first class. Inspired by one of the most famous modern archeological excavations in Great Britain, Sutton Hoo in Suffolk. Set in 1939, John Preston’s novel explores the characters who own the land, help with the excavation (one of which is the author’s aunt), and even those who try to thwartView more
This two week online class is $35.