Wm. Castle takes on Pope Sixtus IV in Rome and Sultan Mehmed II's navy.

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The Art of Seeing

In what ways would your life be expanded if you knew how to look at the world's films with a knowing eye?

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The Duke's Musician

What would life be like if you could move through time and place with no barriers?

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The Hidden Treasures
of Renaissance Milan

Travelers to Italy view Milano as the least interesting or romantic of the five major centers of Renaissance art and architecture--Rome, Naples, Venice, Florence and Milan...

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Character Consciousness

From Self-Awareness to Creativity

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Writing From Within

What would your experience of life be like if you saw it through the lens of your creative writing?

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In Your Own Voice

This teacher's manual demonstrate the ways in which the 'writing from within' process helps students write more effectively at each stage of their writing development in any classroom from 4th grade to adult.

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"What would your life be like if you could see deeper of layers of meaning: if you could see your best character qualities which may be hidden from view; if you could uncover creative abilities which lie within; if you became more aware of your place in the world by seeing it with 'new' eyes."

Musician, photographer, writer, director, producer and writing teacher, Bernard Selling holds graduate degrees in English literature from the University of Michigan and theatre arts/cinema from UCLA. He has written, produced and directed award winning documentary and short fiction films based on stories by major American authors.

He created the autobiographical writing program for the adult division of the Los Angeles Unified School District and has taught at the USAF Academy, Loyola Marymount University, University of California at Santa Cruz, UC Riverside and UC Irvine. He gives lectures and writing workshops throughout Europe and the United States and lives in Topanga Canyon, California.