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If they make Death of a Schoolgirl into a film, I'd love for Keira Knightley to play the part of Jane Eyre. I realize that most people would think Keira is too stunning for the part of the overlooked orphan, but when Ms. Knightley played the lead in Bend It Like Beckham, she downplayed her looks and seemed fragile. Jane Eyre is slight of build and small, with a beauty that glows from within, and I think Keira Knightley has the same radiance.Learn more about the author and her work at Joanna Slan's website and blog.
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