Course

Patricia Highsmith on Screen 18

Wednesdays, 1 – 22 Jun, 7pm – 8.30pm



A complex and controversial writer, Patricia Highsmith wrote 22 novels and numerous short stories throughout a career spanning nearly five decades. Her work has led to more than two dozen film adaptations, including Hitchcock’s Strangers on a Train, Minghella’s Talented Mr Ripley, and more recently Carol, which starred Cate Blanchett. Join tutor Kenton Hall for this 4-week visual tour of her well-known and under-seen adaptations for screen.


Course Breakdown:


Week 1: Strangers on Trains

Week 2: The Talented Mr Ripley

Week 3: The Price of Salt (the story of Carol)

Week 4: The European American


This course will be delivered in person at Phoenix. Capacity is limited to 15 participants.

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