Loretta Barnard

Hailing the Fathers Overshadowed by Their More Famous Children

In celebration of Fathers Day, let’s honor two dads who are far less remembered than their famous children. Typical.    This Father’s Day, we’re looking at two fathers, accomplished and celebrated in their own times, but whose achievements have been almost totally overshadowed by their famous children. Both men ... Read the full article
Loretta Barnard

Loretta Barnard is an Australian freelance writer and editor who, in a long career, has done almost everything possible in the book publishing industry. These days she actively pursues her love of music, literature and theatre, and is something of wannabe roving ambassador for the creative and performing arts.

Film Review: Charlie Says

Jason Arment reviews Charlie Says, a film derived from the books The Family: The Story of Charles Manson’s Dune Buggy Attack Battalion and The Long Prison Journey of Leslie Van Houten. (IFC Films)