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Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Reddit E-mail To print Have you been out recently and heard some inspiring music that made you select your Shazam app to find out who is playing? It happened to me recently and I learned something new as a result. I discovered the American jazz pianist Horace Parlan. The song that appeared …

Val McDermid will be attending the new Winter Tales Book Festival in Edinburgh next month. James Robertson, Val McDermid, Robert Harris, Frances Spufford, Catherine Fox and Rachel Mann are among the authors lined up to participate in the Winter Tales Book Festival. Over 25 events are scheduled for an in-person audience from December 3-5. Register …

One of the giveaways of digital editions of literature festivals during the pandemic was the chance to listen to writers who might not have been able to make the long trip to India otherwise. That said, for those who missed the buzz of participating in a conversation with some of the world’s best writers in …

Jane Ammeson, Times correspondent “People ask me when I’m going to retire,” said Florence LaRue, “and I say retire? I know I can’t do what I did when I was 70, but I have the energy to keep moving, and that’s what I’m going to keep doing. LaRue, now 80, is certainly on the move. …

For anyone with an academic or amateur interest in Bangladeshi writings in English, this must be a long overdue book. The publication of Mohammad A Quayum and Md. Mahmudul Hasan – edited Bangladeshi literature in English: A Critical Anthology (July 2021), perhaps the first of its kind, therefore came as welcome news, and I congratulate …

The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature has announced its 2022 lineup, the selection paying homage to the source literature behind some of today’s most compelling films and series. Bridgerton author Julia Quinn and Chernobyl 1986 Author Serhii Plokhy, both of whom have had their respective works turned into hit Netflix projects, will appear at the …

Dr Richard Mills Senior Lecturer in Literature and Popular Culture at St Mary’s University, Twickenham launched his latest book The Beatles and Fandom: sex, death and progressive nostalgia at the Exchange, Twickenham last week. As part of the Richmond Literature Festival, the event featured an interview between Richard and Dr Holly Tessler, head of The …

Salvato / Serenity Forge Team PQube, Developer Salvato team, and editor and co-developer Forge of Serenity delivered romance, poetry and an absolutely terrifying package to fans with Doki Literature Club Doki Plus, finally available in physical version on Nintendo Switch. Sayori, Natsuki, Yuri and Monika are waiting for you … The game puts players in …

A lover of Scottish literature, Sheila Wallace (Letters, 11 November) surely knows that the first major poem in the Scottish language is Barbour’s Brus, an epic celebration of Scotland’s resistance to English aggression. From later periods she probably knew Robert Fergusson’s The Ghaists, with his verses “Black be the day that e’er to England’s ground, …

GREENSBORO, NC (November 10, 2021) – North Carolina has the largest Indigenous population east of the Mississippi River and the Greensboro Public Library celebrates Native American author Tommy Orange during the One City community reading , One Book this year. Fans can enjoy an evening with Tommy Orange at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 18 …