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On October 27, 2000 at 1:09am -0500, you wrote:
>I posted a message a few weeks ago asking for leads on articles dealing
>with the film _Rushmore_. I *was* working out a plan toward writing an
>article on the film. Since then, however, I've changed my mind, and am now
>working on something having to do with the "Boarding School" film.
>I am still thinking in terms of Rushmore, but also including films like
>Dead Poets' Society, Class, Scent of a Woman, Taps, Lord of the Flies
>(well, not exactly, but I'm sure there's something in there that I can
>I'm obviously focusing on "boy-films," mainly because the only girl-type
>boarding-school movies I can come up with are something called The Trouble
>with Angels (which I've not seen); and Mädchen in Uniform, which has been
>just done to death by the gender- and lesbian-studies crowd.
>So, then--Now I'm asking for help in finding any journal articles that in
>any way deal with these types of films. Any help would be greatly
>appreciated, and I thank you in advance for your time and consideration.
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