Juliana Chan Erikson

Juliana is a correspondent and a member of WORLD's investigative unit, the Caleb Team. She is a World Journalism Institute graduate and earned a master's degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. Juliana resides in the Washington, D.C. metro area with her husband and 3 children.

Film Movement

Marie's Story

Movie
by Juliana Chan Erikson
Posted 5/29/15, 01:00 am

Marie Heurtin may be the French Helen Keller, but The Miracle Worker this film is not. Compared to the acclaimed 1962 movie, which made Keller an American household name, this weepy account (unrated, in French with English subtitles) of a girl born deaf and blind at the turn of the 20th century is as inspiring as it is ultimately underwhelming.

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The Age of Adaline

Movie
by Juliana Chan Erikson
Posted 5/01/15, 01:00 am

If you never aged like title character Adaline Bowman in this fantasy romance, wouldn’t you try to make life exciting? Jump out of more airplanes? Take more road trips? Read more? Youth is wasted on the young, we’d say, so why squander such a sweet ephemeral thing?

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Photo by Juliana Erikson

March for Marriage draws small but dedicated crowd

Marriage
by Juliana Chan Erikson
Posted 4/25/15, 06:10 pm

WASHINGTON—As many as 3,000 supporters of traditional marriage convened on the National Mall today, just three days before the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments in a set of cases that will determine whether same-sex marriage will be legal in all 50 states.

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