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Lolita

  1. bad ideas
    Yes, They Once Tried to Make a Broadway Musical Out of LolitaAnd it was just as misbegotten a project as you’d guess.
  2. backstories
    In The Real Lolita, Sarah Weinman Reclaims Sally Horner’s StoryThe true-crime book details the real-life kidnapping and molestation case that partly inspired Nabokov’s best-selling novel.
  3. vulture lists
    Schulz: The 5 Best Punctuation Marks in LiteratureGeorge Eliot’s em-dash — plus, T.S. Eliot’s ellipses … (not to mention Vladimir Nabokov’s parentheses).
  4. books
    A Tale of Two LolitasMrs. Parker and the butterfly effect.
  5. the early-evening news
    Woolworths Takes the Next Step in Tie-in Marketing With the ‘Lolita’ Children’s BedPlus: David Bowie, John Guare, and Captain America.