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consisting or suggestive of fiction

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related to or involving literary fiction


formed or conceived by the imagination

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The fact that this collection of fictionalized stories are driven by Appleseed's own writings makes it an extraordinary piece that deserves a place in any collection serious about spiritual writings in general or Appleseed's life and philosophy in particular.
Rot on the Vine: The Many Dark Faces of Religion is a collection of writings--some fictionalized "what-if" essays but mostly matter-of-fact expositions--that explore the side of religion that is perverted to serve human greed, hatred, hypocricy, and intolerance.
It is the fictionalized account of a 73-71 BCE slave revolt against pre-Imperial Rome.
As the author asserts, "the accounts described are fictionalized as little as possible.
The laundries have been brought to the screen in the fictionalized film The Magdalene Sisters The film, released in Europe last September to the wide condemnation of the Vatican and the United States based Catholic League as anti-Catholic, follows four years in the lives of three young inmates at the laundries in the 1960s.
In contrast to local TV news reports which work to induce apprehension in an audience--this terrible thing could happen to any ordinary person, including me--the fictionalized accounts make crime an exhibit for philosophical meditation on the origins of evil in society (is money its root or is social pathology the explanation?
To Dawson, Shakespeare's fictional creations are of course constructed fictionalized characters on display for our pleasure, but they also embody an irreducible element of personhood that links them to theological concepts of a mediated eucharistic presence.
In this gritty and partially fictionalized memoir of a conflict so unlike their fathers' war, Herr (who had a hand in the scripts for Platoon and Apocalypse Now) has assembled these dispatches and fashioned a surrealistic account of the tedium, drugs, and body bags, and offers readers an encounter with the war that dislodged this generation.
This fictionalized diary of Princess Kaiulani gives the impression we are sharing Kaiulani's innermost thoughts as she leaves behind her beloved homeland and her close friend, Robert Louis Stevenson, to be educated in England.
Using the history of the Dominican Republic and a fictionalized history of the late Dominican poet Salome Urena, Alvarez explores the themes of mothers and daughters, art and politics, traditional faith and the wilder life of the spirit.
In events that were closely fictionalized in the movie The Red Shoes, Diaghilev visited Rambert and saw Gould dancing in Frederick Ashton's Leda, partnered by the choreographer.
Infused with fictionalized events from the Cold War, Desert Storm and the 11 September attacks, 'The Good Assassin' features tales of espionage and high level government conspiracy.
Somerset Maugham's 1906 novel The Magician and has appeared, either as himself or in a loosely fictionalized disguise, in works by writers ranging from Anthony Powell to Robert Anton Wilson.
Unfortunately, Professor Greenblatt isn't alone among Bard biographers in offering readers a fictionalized account, based on speculation and imagination, of Shakespeare's life.
This documentary combines interviews with the survivors two decades after the tragedy, films and photos of the events and the rescue after 72 days, and the filming of a fictionalized version of the story with the participation of some of the survivors.