sherlock holmes

sherlock holmes

The Game is Afoot! Visiting Bauman Rare Books Part 2 of 5

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Why do Sherlock Holmes and Elizabeth Bennet survive and thrive? From the BBC Sherlock to the Lizzie Bennet Diaries, Colleen and Patrick from the UISpecColl team visit special guest Rebecca Romney at Bauman Rare Books and analyze the lasting power of favorite characters that thrive through fan works and interpretations. Oh, and there just happens to be a first edition of Pride and Prejudice on the table. To learn more about the public domain, visit: http://fairuse.stanford.edu/overview/public-domain/#sthash.Z0WhfuZf.dpuf To learn more about fan works visit The Organization for Transformative Works: http://transformativeworks.org/ And the University of Iowa's "Open Doors" Project with OTW to preserve fan works: http://opendoors.transformativeworks.org/collections/fan-culture-preservation Credits: The Lizzie Bennet Diaries is a Emmy Award winning YouTube adaptation of Pride and Prejudice from Hank Green and Bernie Su. See it here: http://www.lizziebennet.com/ Study in Scarlet: Cover illustration of 'Beeton's Christmas Annual,' magazine, for 1887. 21 cm. Featuring Arthur Conan Doyle's "A Study in Scarlet." General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut. Basil Rathbone: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Rathbone_as_Holmes_-_F%26R.png#mediaviewer/File:Rathbone_as_Holmes_-_F%26R.png Jeremy Brett: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/b/b0/Jeremy_Brett.jpg Dracula: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Dracula1st.jpeg#mediaviewer/File:Dracula1st.jpeg Trilby: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Trilby-first.jpg#mediaviewer/File:Trilby-first.jpg Soundtrack: Scott Joplin piano roll, available at archive.org, https://archive.org/details/ScottJoplin