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In spite of his voracious reading, in ninth grade English at Admiral King High School, Dirda received Fs on his compositions. He would ignore the assigned theme and write about whatever he pleased. As well, his half-dozen book reports included Tolstoy's "War and Peace," Marx's "Communist Manifesto," and Huxley's "Brave New World." These uncommon titles for high school book reports stunned his teachers.

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Myrna Friedman became an artist at 5 years of age. She grew up in the Bronx and discovered that her artistic talents were a great way to get attention. Whether it was the crayons that she used to decorate flower pots in kindergarten or the covers she created for her high school book reports, art was a way to set herself apart.

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Lots of homework help, most of the traditional high school book reports. I was (and still am) an avid and equal opportunity reader. I read my way through the public libraries, from A.A. Milne to Charlotte Zolotov. As a dark complected Italian-Irish American, I adored Don Freedman’s Corduroy books and everything by Ezra Jack Keats. Growing up in white neighborhoods where I was teased for being a “wop,” I appreciated seeing pictures of kids who looked more like me. I loved Sesame Street and its spin-off books, The Berenstain Bears books by local authors Jan and Stan Berenstain, Maurice Sendak, Dr. Seuss, Judy Blume, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Katherine Paterson, Richard Peck, Ray Bradbury, John Knowles, and Madeleine L’Engle. John Steinbeck and Ernest Hemingway were favorites for high school book reports, for obvious reasons.

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Of course, the equating of “Twelfth Night” to probably has Shakespeare rolling in his grave and English teachers everywhere weeping aloud. No doubt from now on half of all high school book reports about the play will include whole paragraphs about an epic soccer game. In the spirit of the Bard’s tendency to lace his plays with innuendo, the film tries to do the same with miserable results. Toss in the fact that to prove their identities to everyone at the game, Sebastian drops trou mid field and Viola lifts her shirt like she’s after Mardi Gras beads and the whole thing begins to feel like a National Lampoon movie aimed at teenage audiences.

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