26 mei 2009

~Jonathan Swift~


Jonathan Swift is born on 30 November 1667 in Dublin
and died on 19 October 1745 also in Dublin
He was an Anglo-Irish satirist, essayist,
political pamphleteer, poet and cleric
who became Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin.
Jonathan Swift is geboren op 30-11 1667 in Dublin
en overleden op 19-10 1745 in Dublin 
Hij was een Iers prozaschrijver, dichter,
pamflettist en satiricus.
Hij was kapelaan van de St. Patrick's kerk in Dublin

gulliver's travels
He is remembered for works such as:
Zijn bekendste werken zijn oa.
-Gulliver's Travels (1726)
-A Modest Proposal
-A Journal to Stella
-Drapier's Letters
-The Battle of the Books (1704) 
-A Tale of a Tub.

gulliver's travels 

Swift originally published all of his works under pseudonyms
—such as Lemuel Gulliver, Isaac Bickerstaff,
M.B. Drapier- or anonymously.
Hij heeft veel gewerkt met pseudoniemen zoals
Lemuel Gulliver, Isaac Bickerstaff,
M.B. Drapier maar ook als anoniem.

movie Gulliver's Travels
Gulliver's Travels
has been adapted several times
for film, television and radio drama
The latest movie was in 1996 with a
Cast: Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen

Gulliver’s Travels is meerder malen verfilmd,
ook voor TV en als radio drama.
Hoofdrollen zijn oa voor: Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen.

This trailer is from a 1939 Academy Award nominated
cel-animated Technicolor feature film,
directed by Dave Fleischer and
produced by Max Fleischer for Fleischer Studios.
De trailer is van de film uit 1936
Regisseur is Dave Fleischer en de 
productie is van Max Fleischer voor Fleischer Studios.

gulliver's travels

1 opmerking:

Hermes zei

I've tried several times to read Gulliver but its obvious why it is abridged - some of his chapters are very weird (as was the author to be honest).