Alison Clement

observations from a novelist who sometimes wants to say something small and see it published immediately

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Martha Marcy May

2011 Jody Lee Lipes / Fox Searchlight Earlier I said I didn’t think MMM was worth the anxiety I experienced watching it, but I found myself thinking of the film all day today and, better still, thinking beyond the film: thinking of what it said. Thinking about the prisons we allow ourselves to live in, about fundamentalism, cults, domestic violence, about the human longing for a charismatic leader or, at […]

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