Hailee Steinfeld (who plays Emily Dickinson) and Wiz Khalifa (Death) in a still from Dickinson. Photo: Apple

Period costumes, modern slang: Emily Dickinson series on Apple TV+ repackages 19th century US poet’s life for today’s audiences

  • ‘A coming-of-age story about a young radical artist,’ says its writer. ‘An incredibly contemporary story ... about a young queer poet,’ says one of its stars
  • Apple TV+ series starring True Grit’s Hailee Steinfeld as Dickinson focuses heavily on the poet’s more-than-friendly relationship with her sister-in-law
Topic |   Streaming video and TV
Hailee Steinfeld (who plays Emily Dickinson) and Wiz Khalifa (Death) in a still from Dickinson. Photo: Apple
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