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Poetry in Motion: Cynthia Nixon Is Fantastic as Emily Dickinson in ‘A Quiet Passion’

It’s well-known that poet Emily Dickinson had a lonely, isolated life. Now, writer-director Terence Davies has made A Quiet Passion, a film that also shows us she may have been completely miserable. Cynthia Nixon is heartbreaking as Dickinson. Her poems were rarely published while she was alive; when they were, they were often heavily edited, […]