‘Lady Chatterley’s Lover’: Know more about the book and what made it controversial in its time

‘Lady Chatterley’s Lover’: Know more about the book and what made it controversial in its time

If you look at literary history, you would know that words, themes, plots and often entire books have been banned after they are deemed socially offensive. ‘Erotica’ is a genre that is still frowned upon, though now most societies have become more accepting of it. One striking historical text that stirred sufficient controversy in its … Read more

Lady Chatterley’s Lover tries and fails to have it both ways

Lady Chatterley’s Lover tries and fails to have it both ways

(L-R:) Jack O’Connell and Emma Corrin in Lady Chatterley’s LoverImage: Parisa Taghizadeh/Netflix If you are of a certain age, there’s a possibility you have a special connection to Lady Chatterley’s Lover. No, not the book that was written by D.H. Lawrence in the late 1920s, but remained unavailable until a well-publicized obscenity trial in 1960, … Read more