Homework – Mona Lisa Curse

For those who were not present, here’s a link to the film you need to see for homework so that we can discuss it next time – it’s an award-winning polemic documentary by the art critic Robert Hughes

The Mona Lisa Curse    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BKNkwLlgla8


P.S. Pay special attention to part 5!



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C. S. Lewis


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Virginia Woolf


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