He prevailed upon the editors of the Jesuit journal America to publish "The Seamy Side
of Charity" right before the commencement of the 1967 meeting of the Catholic Inter-American Cooperation Program, an annual conference designed to encourage American interest in Latin America and the Latin American church.
"Chicago" explores the seamy side
of the Windy City during the roaring, crime-infested 1920s using a witty script and clever songs that entertain as they advance the narrative, all built upon brilliant choreography - alternately aerobic and restrained - by the legendary Bob Fosse.
The seamy side
of smuggling human cargo is deftly exposed by the clear and concise writing of the Edgar Award nominated author Levine.
Exuberant, exciting, gaudy, and gritty in a way that can only be called Dickensian, Slumdog Millionaire brings contemporary Mumbai to life from the seamy side
up, and it does so with brio, compassion, and all-round cinematic excellence.
He says that "Slumdog Millionaire" brings contemporary Mumbai to life from the seamy side
up, "and it does so with brio, compassion and all-round cinematic excellence."
Rock is among about 100 witnesses, including actors Sylvester Stallone, Farrah Fawcett and Paramount Pictures CEO Brad Grey, called to testify for the prosecution in a trial that has exposed the seamy side
of the movie industry.
Jill Hartman's images of Calgary all seem to be from the seamy side
of town (71).
Scornfully dismissing the PRC literary establishment and its Chinese Writers' Association as generally lacking in talent and frankness, Zhu Wen revels in portraying the seamy side
of a crassly consumerist urban milieu in 199os China.
My sin is more one of exaggeration, hence my promise in the parish newsletter to tell "rollicking tales of the seamy side
of Fleet Street" when I speak in Crookham Village Hall at 7.30pm next Thursday.
"Before End In Tears reaches a dramatic and highly satisfying conclusion, Rendell displays her incomparable skills to full effect, providing suspense and surprise as she explores interracial dating, baby-smuggling, the seamy side
of the Internet and the importance of having the right accent." ANN HELLMUTH
Only in Didion's vision, the seamy side
of democracy has become a full-scale global delusion and imperial folly: Victor's affair takes place in Southeast Asia at the time of the fall of Saigon, and is interspersed with dyspeptic flashbacks from earlier U.S.
For 15 years, she remained in her ivory tower in south-east London, sheltered from the seamy side
of the animal kingdom.
Horrible Histories, a series of gruesome tales about the seamy side
of life in days gone by, seems to appeal to children of all ages.
THE seamy side
of football will be exposed in a new play due to be staged at the Liverpool Everyman.
In it, Robson extols the virtues of the football coverage in the country's biggest-selling Sunday paper, anorgan that happily dishes the dirt on the seamy side
of the game.