Sunday, November 17, 2013

Flavorwire: Our Favorite Pop Culture Librarians

The librarian is one of the most misunderstood figures in pop culture history. The patronizing character John Rothman played in Sophie’s Choice and the “old maid” Donna Reed portrayed in It’s a Wonderful Life are just a few of the negative, unflattering, and downright laughable images of librarians that our society has been inundated with. There are, however, several fine examples of realistic, intelligent, competent, and yes, even sexy librarians in cinema, television, and beyond.  Continue Article on Flavorwire

Some librarians mentioned in article:

Alice and the Ghost Librarian in Ghostbusters
Evelyn Carnahan in The Mummy
Charles Halloway in Something Wicked This Way Comes
The librarian in Monsters University
Bunny Watson in Desk Set
Marian Paroo in The Music Man
Madam Irma Pince in the Harry Potter series


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