A Ghost Story About Sexual Assault

The opera The Turn of the Screw is even darker and more explicit than the book.

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1

Great article, and one of my favorite modern operas. It's amazing what you can get away with when it's sung.

"Too free." Is there a better phrase to describe our time? We crave our freedom, but we detest the consequences of a society that is based on it.

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What a fantastic recounting, Charles. The world needs many more Uncles of your level.

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Excellent piece, very thought-provoking.
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