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Sam Franzini/Daily Nexus The imagination of a novelist is multifaceted; not only can he go to different places, but also at different times. In the future, how will new technologies shape our lives, our way of thinking and ourselves? With a defective robot, a memory innovation and a happiness index, three writers try to take …

BloomFest is back in the Bernheim forest after three years of absence. Kristin Faurest, director of education, said the May 21 festival features longtime family favorites and additional activities. Some of these activities include arts and crafts, building fairy garden houses, and discovery stations led by naturalists. It also includes local food and art vendors, …

CISCE ISC Class 12 English Literature has reduced syllabus and question template here. The board will conduct the review tomorrow. ISC Class 12 English Literature exam tomorrow NEW DELHI: The Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) Council will conduct the Indian School Certificate (ISC) English Literature Semester 2 Examination tomorrow, 2nd May 2022. The CISCE Council …

A two-day Dalit Literary Gathering, organized as part of the Dalit History Month celebration, started Friday at World Tamil Sangam. The literary encounter was conceptualized by Neelam Cultural Centre, an organization led by director and producer Pa. Ranjith and attended by various writers and artists. Marathi Dalit writer Sharankumar Limbale and writer Stalin Rajangam chaired …

April 25, 2022, 4:05 p.m. The American Academy in Rome, America’s oldest center for independent study abroad in advanced research in the arts and humanities, announced the winners of the Prix de Rome. Winners receive a stipend, workspace, room and board on the Academy campus in Rome. The Prix de Rome winners in eleven disciplines …

Here we talk to Anindita Ghose, bestselling author of ‘The Illuminated’, about her upcoming books, her life experiences and the future of India’s publishing industry. Do you often attend literary festivals? What role have they played in your career as a writer? A journalist for 15 years, I have taken part in the Jaipur Literature …

Sfrom 2017, the Tamil Nadu Textbook and Educational Services Corporation (TNTB&ESC) has established itself as a catalyst in the Indian publishing landscape with the express aim of “promoting Tamil Nadu literature and culture”. Its co-publishing initiative, “Taking Tamil to the World”, was launched in 2021 with the publication of six award-winning Tamil texts in English …

This story is part of Lit City, our comprehensive guide to the literary geography of Los Angeles. Here’s a story I used to tell myself: I moved to Los Angeles to get away from it all. Winter, on the one hand, and the weight of history. To find a bit of freedom, or maybe some …

As travel restrictions and lockdowns begin to ease, Soneva is teaming up with Teamwork Arts – the names behind the iconic Jaipur Literature Festival – to host the first-ever JLF Soneva Fushi. Each year, Teamwork Arts produces and hosts the renowned Jaipur Literature Festival, a celebration of South Asia’s vibrant literary culture, which brings together …

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Cascades Park was inundated with people attending Friday’s live concert to kick off The Word of South festival. Over the next two days, community members will have the opportunity to learn how literature and music share a bond. Hundreds of people listened to the first live performance to launch The Word …

Today’s Final Jeopardy question (08/04/2022) in the category “19th Century Literature” was: The Strand Union workshop, whose rules prohibited second servings of food, inspired a setting in this 1838 novel 3x champ Mattea Gardon, a tutor from Toronto, Ontario, has now won $80,400. In game 4, his competitors are: Tom Nucum, a real estate agent …

Get Up Erica Featured Video CLOSE gformer State Warriors guard Stephen Curry and his wife Aisha lead their efforts to increase equity in education. KPIX-TV reported that the power couple unveiled plans to create libraries in underserved communities in Oakland. The project, dubbed Little Town Libraries, is led by their non-profit organization The Eat. To …

A new musical experience bringing together the shining lights of fame and the literary history of the world is coming to Cambridge. Johnny Flynn and Robert Macfarlane are scheduled to play Cambridge Corn Exchange later this month. The duo have teamed up to produce a stunning album, Lost in the Cedar Wood, and their accompanying …

FEEL creative? Do you love to write or perform and are looking for opportunities to get on stage? Applications are now open for the Ilkley Literature Festival Summer Fringe taking place in July and August 2022. The Summer Fringe provides an opportunity for creatives living in Yorkshire to share their talents, try out new formats …

London’s Southbank Center has revealed details of its Summer Literature Season program for 2022. Taking place from May to September, the series of events will see a number of musical luminaries get involved. Among them, Jarvis Cocker, who will launch his new book Good pop, bad pop at the Royal Festival Hall in the Southbank …

The Guildhall Art Gallery is mounting a fascinating new exhibition examining how visual artists have drawn inspiration from the literary arts. Inspired: Art inspired by theatre, literature and music will explore the relationship between poetry, plays, novels and music with the visual arts. Guildhall Art Gallery, owned and operated by the City of London Corporation, …

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. NEW YORK, March 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For anyone whose favorite musical genre is gospel, chances are they’ve heard of Royanne Mitchell. From the age of 13, Mitchell, originally from Trinidad and Tobago, performed at many events. Today, Mitchell’s fans are …

The writings of the Anglo-Sudanese author resonate deeply with Muslims in the diaspora, especially the Muslim women who feature in his books as central characters. Themes of belonging, faith and what it means to be British are rare topics in popular mainstream fiction when written from the perspective of Muslims. These are precisely the topics …

Literary texts, including South Asian literature, are one of the most influential artistic mediums. It can shape how readers around the world perceive their own surroundings. From reading the most famous authors of the Western literary canon to mindlessly listening to an audiobook, literature is everywhere. Moreover, it has always been a channel for …

CARACHI: The fifth Sindh Literature Festival (SLF) will open on Friday with the aim of showcasing literature, music, dance and media of all languages ​​spoken in the province. This year’s theme is the centenary of the discovery of the Mohen-Jo-Darro civilization in 1922. In this regard, a press conference was jointly organized by the Arts …

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Music and literature inspire passion and often intersect in surprising ways. Both art forms benefit from skillful storytelling, pacing and imagery. One of my favorite writers who was also a musician was Leonard Cohen, who had a career …

Annapurna Indian Dance will present Indian Tales of Love and Wisdom Submitted by Simran Sokhal This year the Huddersfield Literature Festival will take place on Thursday 31st March. It will take place at the Lawrence Batley Theater in Huddersfield, and Halifax-based Annapurna Indian Dance will present Indian Tales of Love and Wisdom. It will be …

Public sector professionals with a passion for poetry writing could win a pass to a top music festival by joining a speaker’s poetic quest. Public sector poetry is for people who are working, retired or studying to enter education, health, social care or social work. It’s the brainchild of University of Northampton professor Korrin Smith-Whitehouse, …

JAIPUR: The 15th edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) kicked off here on Thursday with a scintillating performance by Ujwal Nagar, maestro of Hindustani classical music and classical vocalist of Indian fusion band Advaita. The event, being held at the Clarks Amer Hotel, continued with keynote addresses from keynote speakers – writer and scholar …

Baku, March 9, AZERTAC There are more than 250 public and private museums in Azerbaijan, where unique cultural and material samples of the country are kept. Located in the center of ancient Baku, the National Museum of Azerbaijani Literature named after the great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi is one of the museums with …

KARACHI: The KLF was back in full force this weekend at its usual venue, the Beach Luxury Karachi, enjoying the last remaining winter sun. The three-day event drew large crowds, packed sessions and participants from all walks of life, of all ages, drawing on Karachi’s intellectual enthusiasm. Groups of school children attended in droves, highlighting …

New Delhi – The 2022 Jaipur Literature Festival is set to return to its traditional home of Jaipur for a five-day fieldwork literary extravaganza. The Festival, dubbed “the greatest literary spectacle in the world”, will return in a hybrid form from March 5 (Saturday) to March 14. The 15th edition of the rich program will …

The study of literature can feel a bit outdated today when online media emphasizes short and engaging content. What does an in-depth analysis of novels, plays and poems mean for a human being living in the modern world? Literature courses generally focus on reading and analyzing several texts over the course of a year. Assignments …

Deeply embedded in pop culture, fashion has had a parallel and even more intimate relationship for years, even decades, with another form of art which, like fashion, has long been concerned with the expression of ideals. of beauty. By Virginia Woolf Orlando to the manuscripts of Jack Kerouac and Truman Capote Breakfast at Tiffany’sback on …

Jaipur: The Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 is set to bring its five-day literary extravaganza to the field at its usual home in Jaipur. Known as ‘the greatest literary spectacle on earth’, the Festival is back with its hybrid avatar from March 5-14, 2022. The 15th edition of the rich program will feature stellar speakers from …

Says PM while handing out Ekushey Padak UNB, Dhaka Mon 21 Feb 2022 00:00 Last updated on: Mon 21 Feb 2022 00:00 Winners of the Ekushey Padak, the second highest civilian honor in Bangladesh, posing for photos with Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque at the Osmani Memorial Auditorium in the capital yesterday. Photo: …

In view KasmineJanuary 20 – February 26, 2022new York A grand exhibition. I will not put an exclamation point there, because this punctuation would be repeated, excessively. Here is a fine example of what a gallery can do in an exhibition if the focus is on a specific kind of thing, in this case on …

Spring is in the air, daffodils are in bloom, there are plenty of delicious Easter eggs on the shelves to devour, and who doesn’t love a warm buttery bun? Yes, we can’t wait to welcome Easter this year, which falls on April 17, so we’ve designed a fun quiz to experience virtually with your friends …

If you rejected rap as just the sweary, nonsensical vernacular of the downtrodden and angry, then it’s high time for you to listen more carefully. Rap, which has now been around for nearly half a century, has become the most popular form of contemporary American poetry today. His powerful and lyrically complex rhymes and rhythms …

Hyderabad: The Jaipur Literature Festival is back in its usual home, the pink city of Jaipur, for its 15th edition. The rich program should begin with the soothing accents of morning music. The festival, this year, hosts several musical interpretations for all music lovers across the country to witness the performance of some gems of …

Access to diverse literature can make children more understanding, accepting, and loving of everyone. (Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) Four of nine books that have been removed from schools in the Canyons School District and indicted, November 23, 2021. The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison, Gender Queer by Maia Kobabe, Lolita by Vladimir …

Emma Purshouse and Kuli Kohli with Wolverhampton Mayor Greg Brackenridge at the Poet Laureate The 2022 Wolverhampton Literature Festival drew crowds of over 1,600 to the city and saw a total of 40 events take place across eight venues. Events at the three-day festival, which ran from Friday February 4 to Sunday February 6, included …

In a sentence: Philanthropy for writing and literature is tiny compared to other arts, but the field has steadfast supporters. What is going on Philanthropic support for writing and literature is low compared to other arts, we reported in an in-depth report on the state of American philanthropy. Music and theater both have denser networks …

The 15th edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival will take place from March 5 to 14, 2022 in its home city of Jaipur. Each year, Teamwork Arts, the producer of the festival, promotes art and world heritage through a variety of innovative initiatives at the festival. This year’s festival will also include a variety of …

Bird species have been given symbolic meanings through folklore, rhymes and fairy tales: the cuckoo as a metaphor for a trickster, magpies linked to sorrow, joy, girl or boy depending on their number, the raptor as a threat, the swans on the lake symbolizing love and romance. By Prasun Sonwalkar Published: Thu 3 Feb 2022, …

Mansfield’s work is best represented in The Garden Party and Other Stories, the last book she published during her lifetime, in 1922. The stories – she never wrote a novel – are fluid, lively and funny, with Open Plots and Tactile Light: Characters are introduced with minimal background information, allowing the reader to fill in …

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. I have lived in Iowa City for the past nine years. When people who don’t live in Iowa City find out that I live in Iowa, they make some assumptions. For example, they assume that I live on …

Culture, Youth and Sports Minister Charles Ramson announced on Friday that the Guyana Literature Prize would officially return after being axed under the previous administration. The announcement was made during the Cultural and Creative Industries Grants Awards Ceremony at the National Cultural Center on Friday. Several winners from across Guyana have received cash grants to …

Huddersfield’s award-winning literature festival returns this spring with a mixed program of online and on-site events. The Festival will take place from March 24 to April 3, 2022, with the theme “One World”, emphasizing our shared responsibility for the well-being of our planet and its inhabitants. Established in 2006, the Festival was launched to offer …

Chennai: The central government announced the list of Padma award recipients on Tuesday. No less than 128 people were honored this year. The list includes 4 Padma Vibhushan awards, 17 Padma Bhushan awards and 107 Padma Shri awards. Thirty-four of the laureates are women and the list also includes 10 persons from the Foreigners/NRI/PIO/OIC category …

Receiving a literary award from the American Library Association is a kind of homecoming for essayist-poet Hanif Abdurraqib. “When I was young, I thought of the library as a place to pass the time, to get lost in books I couldn’t otherwise afford, music I couldn’t afford to have,” Abdurraqib, 38, the recipient of an …

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Tony Boll, who graduated in 2017 with a degree in English and World Literature and a minor in Creative Writing, recently collaborated with Professor Jerry Williams on his band’s latest single, “Girl I Need to Know.” Tony’s band The Flops have been active since 2019, but the collaboration with Professor Williams is new. “This song …

Richard Dawkins to speak at the Wolverhampton Literature Festival Richard Dawkins, world renowned evolutionary biologist and bestselling author, will talk about his latest book “Flights of Fancy”, an investigation into all aspects of human and animal flight. The event will include a book signing and offer a chance to see the author of ‘The God …

Doki Doki Literature Club Plus is a visual novel about a young man joining his high school literature club after much persistence from his friend, Sayori. During your game, you will sometimes be asked to select 20 words from a list to write a poem. Depending on the words you select, you will get closer …

Classical literature seems to be a well in which modern filmmakers are never silent. The stories are timeless and often represent archetypes that are invoked over and over again over the years. RELATED: Top 10 Peter Dinklage Roles (Except Game Of Thrones), According To IMDb Cyrano is yet another modern film that draws inspiration from …

Whenever the Christmas season approaches, I always remember a particular Friday that dates back to when I was a little boy and went to the two-story white, red and color pay office. This Friday, the last day before school closed for the Christmas season, it’s been a year since they crowned Queen Elizabeth in England …

“Everything in the world exists to end up in a book.” – Stephane Mallarme Sun Ganlu quoted the French poet when creating the Sinan Book Club in 2014. Sun, who rose to literary stardom as a avant-garde writer in the 1980s, seemed overwhelmed when he became the mastermind behind a book club. It was a …

Previous story: Mumbai’s CSMIA-Terminal 2 has been recertified as an existing PLATINUM listed green building project by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) Next story: PhonePe exceeds 350 million registered users Teamwork Arts postpones 15th Jaipur Literature Festival from March 5-14, 2022 Posted on January 7, 2022 Festival dates: The Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 is …

Doki Doki Plus Literature Club! Many changes from the original game, mainly expanding the lore, adding new features and making the game more accessible. Remasters should undergo regular changes. In addition to the improved graphics, there are 13 new music tracks and over 100 new images in the new game. However, the biggest change is …

MANCHESTER – During his first year as an English teacher at Manchester High School, Joe Battaglia has already had a profound effect on the community. “Mr. Battaglia has been a great addition to our staff,” said Battaglia colleague Amanda Navarra. “He is an excellent creative problem solver and team player, and he is open to …

December 28, 2021 13:37 (UTC + 04: 00) 401 By Laman Ismayilova The Museum of Azerbaijani Literature presented a ballad dedicated to Nizami Ganjavi. The author of the musical project is the director of the museum, a member of the Azerbaijani Writers’ Union, MP Rafael Huseynov. The composition was written to the music of singer …

INDICA NEWS OFFICE – Due to the slow rise of the new variant of the coronavirus, the 15th edition of the annual Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) is expected to become a hybrid. JLF 2022 will take place on the ground from January 28 to February 1, while it airs online from January 28 to February …

One of the country’s most sought-after literature festivals, the Jaipur Literature Festival will be back on earth in 2022. After a Covid-induced shutdown, the literary festival is back, with a stellar lineup talking about books, themes, of topics and ideas representing literature and thoughts intrinsic to both India and the world, for the next edition. …

I found the missing book in my library. A fantastic new anthology of Mexican-American literature, “Nepantla Familias”, delves into the memories of writers who have experienced a culture that oscillates between cultures. Not all writers are Texans, but it belongs to any up-to-date Texan library. Sergio Troncoso, resident faculty member of the Yale Writers’ Workshop …

BBC One’s The Repair Shop star Jay Blades has joined the Wolverhampton Literature Festival lineup, it has been revealed. The popular festival, hosted by Wolverhampton Council, will return for the sixth year between February 4-6. Sports legends Steve Bull and Steve Davis have also joined the festival lineup. Read more: BBC The Repair Shop: When …

In teaching composition and literature, I always remind my students that words have connotations in addition to their denotation, or dictionary definition. It should be noted that the word literature also has a connotation. The general consensus is that literature is more scholarly than popular fiction, and it is almost expected to be less than …

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Urban Indian literature: if you don’t know what it is, you’re missing out. If you do, here’s some information for you (and some recommendations, too). What is that? Simply, Urban Indian Literature is the literature of Native American …

MUMBAI: Music begins where words fail to speak. Moreover, for someone with an endless passion for it, music is the most superior form of communication. Shankuraj Konwar is one of Assam’s hottest singers and has lent his voice to the music industry through some outstanding numbers. The “Alakananda” singer is not only limited to a …

On this day, 209 years ago, the classic and influential collection of folklore transformed children’s stories, Grimm’s fairy tales, has been published. December 20, 1812, marks the day that German folklorists and linguists Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm published their first volume of Kinder-und Hausmärchen (Tales for children and households), a collection containing some of the …

Penguin Random House India has announced the acquisition of two new book titles by the late legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray.These unreleased tracks by the extraordinary artist, edited by his son Sandip Ray, will be released under the aegis of “The Penguin Ray Library” from 2023. The first title, “Feluda in the Golden Fortress”, is an …

New Delhi When the deans of Indian literature, film, theater, dance, music and poetry descend on one platform to celebrate all things culture, we know the city is going to be in for a treat. ! The second phase of the 10th edition of Jashn-e-Adab takes place in a hybrid format and includes dastangoi, mushira, …

bell hooks, the author, educator and revolutionary activist whose explorations of how race, gender, economics and politics have helped shape academic and popular debates over the past 40 years, has died. She was 69 years old. In a statement released by William Morrow Publishers, the Hooks family announced that they passed away on Wednesday in …

“Noopura Shri” Prize awarded to Dr CG Prahlad Rao Mysore / Mysore: Now that learning the arts, literature and dance did not hinder studies, famous dancer Dr. Kripa Phadke regretted that parents tend to discourage their pupils from taking an interest in extracurricular activities once whether they enter high school or PUC. She was talking …

Analysis: The Irish roots of the late singer and artist run deep in his life, work and influences David Bowie’s Irish first appearance took place in December 1969. At only 22, he was a guest of RTE Like now! series. With curly shoulder-length braids and a very fashionable afghan coat, Bowie performed his latest single …

Queen Letizia visited Senegal to show her support for the expansion of the Cervantes Institute on the African continent. The institution inaugurated a new headquarters in Dakar, where there was already a Cervantes classroom since 2010 that, precisely, Ms. Letizia visited during her cooperation trip to the country. An appointment in which Doña Letizia once …

Highlights of the event On the last day of KLF 2021, 10 books were launched, for a total of 30 book launches during the three-day literary event It’s time for Indians to decolonize their minds and celebrate our literary achievements Over 80 sessions related to language, music and sport discussions, poetry recitation, theatrical performances held …

How storytellers inspire songwriters Popular musical artists draw inspiration from famous literary works Madison Palmieri ’22 From Gatsby the magnificent to the Harry potter series, many beloved novels have inspired blockbuster movies or TV shows. Less frequently discussed, however, is the degree of inspiration that the world of literature provides to the music industry. Some …

Located along the shores of the Arabian Sea, the Kerala Literature Festival is set to be back for its sixth edition in 2022. Scheduled for January 20-23, 2022, the festival will host poets, artists, authors and famous celebrities. and activists at the confluence. Scheduled to take place on the beaches of Calicut, the festival will …

More than 300 writers and artists around the world have urged the Cuban government to immediately release artists detained after the July 11 protests, in a letter released Wednesday with support from PEN International, PEN America’s Artists at Risk Connection and Human Rights Watch. “The Cuban government should immediately end its relentless abuses against artists, …

“Ours is different from the Jaipur Literary Festival or the Hyderabad Literary Festival,” BTR Managing Member (CeM) Pramod Boro said in his inaugural address at the Kokrajhar Literary Festival: Poetry for Peace and Love (November 14-16). Kokrajhar is the headquarters of BTR, Assam. Yes, there were indeed a lot of “non-likes”. The Kokrajhar Literary Festival …

Children learned the basics of theater during the first Saturday session of the Get Set Parent’s Children art, literature and music festival. Dhanendra Kavde from the Performing Arts and Social Work Committee of Swangwale, explained to the children the nuances of theater. In this session he talked about object theater and prop theater where you …

Nagaland Literary Festival closes Morung Express newsJotsoma | December 4 Dr Shürhozelie Liezietsu, former Chief Minister of Nagaland and one of the most famous writers of Angami literature with over 40 books to his name, testifying that “the Nagas are making good progress in literature”. He was speaking at the closing ceremony of the two-day …

Literary events On December 3 and 4, the Institute of Literature, Folklore and Art of the University of Latvia, in collaboration with the National Library of Latvia, will organize a virtual conference entitled “Regīna Ezera and European Literature of Latvia. ‘East “. Regīna Ezera is one of the most important Latvian prose writers, also accomplished …

Best-selling author Jeffrey Archer, Booker Prize winner Arundhati Roy, American writer and filmmaker Chris Kraus and acclaimed American indologue Wendy Doniger are among 400 speakers scheduled to appear at the sixth edition of the Kerala Literature Festival (KLF) , which begins January 20. . To be held on the beaches of Kozhikode, the four-day literary …

At the last Latin Grammy Awards, two great veterans of Latin music received the most important awards, recording of the year for the Brazilian Caetano Veloso and person of the year and album of the year, for the Panamanian Rubén Blades. “No one in music has your literary work,” reggaetonero Residente told Rubén Blades at …

Adding to the excitement of book lovers, the organizing body of the upcoming Jaipur Literature Festival has released the second list of speakers. The hybrid field version of the 15th edition of this glorious celebration of literature, speech and camaraderie is scheduled for January 28 – February 1, 2022. The stellar lineup includes a roster …

Former MP Shatrughan Sinha (center) flanked by RGI chairman Sunil Raisoni (left) and music director Ismail Darbar opened the Orange City Literature Festival on Friday. Nagpur: Literature serves as a reflection of society, said actor and former Lok Sabha member Shatrughan Sinha. He was speaking Friday at the opening ceremony of the third edition of …

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 …

The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) is bringing back PPE or Performatura: Pandemic Edition. This international performance literature festival will be held from November 22 to 24, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., via Zoom and Facebook livestream. The director of this year’s festival is poet and performance artist Vim Nadera who offers …

Marjorie Sandor of Corvallis will be reviewing “Hamnet: A Novel of the Plague”, as part of Friends of the Library’s Random Review series on Wednesday. The program will take place online through GoToWebinar. It’s free but registration is required on https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/5779308411839845900. “Hamnet” by Maggie O’Farrell is a gripping historical fiction novel about William Shakespeare’s family …

This year, the Coloradans voted on three statewide voting measures, as well as a host of local issues. We explore some of Tuesday’s election results, including why none of the statewide proposals got the necessary support from voters, with KUNC’s Capitol Coverage reporter, Scott franz; executive director of the Colorado Municipal League, Kevin Bommer; and …

LAWRENCE – It turns out we can thank a guy named Bacon for the concept of ‘taste’, like correctly discerning the relative value of cultural goods. This is what Jonathan Lamb argues in a new article, “What Books Look Like: Bacon and Book Limits” in the journal Textual Cultures. The Associate Professor of English at …

By Caitlin Ball You may recall in recent years the backlash some YouTubers and social media celebrities turned “authors” have received for their alleged use of Negroes. More often than not, this criticism (and derision) stems from outrage at inauthenticity – a belief that the piece of literature being sold is an evasion and exploitation …

It wasn’t just the first book ever read or the fairy tales told by grandparents that inspired literature. More and more writers claim that music has given them divine tutelage. Many admit that their calling came to them when they were children not through other books, but through songs with lyrics that left stories and …

Horror as a literary genre is not just recording a shock of fear. Scary stories played a very important role in social and political movements over time and, more importantly, have told us about ourselves and what it means to be human in ways other genres cannot. “There are so many ways to get to …