Prufrock: Lenin's Literature and the Golden Age of the American Economy
The Weekly Standard
David Orr on Dylan and poetry: "Yes, song lyrics look like poems if you print them on a page. But they're very rarely printed on a page, at least for the purpose of being read as poems. Mostly they're printed so that people can figure out what Eddie ...
- Bognor Regis Observer
Six Villages students win Chichester Literature Quiz
Bognor Regis Observer
Students from Ormiston Six Villages Academy are proud to have been crowned winners of the fourth Chichester Literature Quiz. For a small school to have done so well is a mark of the improvements being made at the Westergate academy.and more »
- The Wire
'Bidhar' and the Madmen of Literature
Bidhar tracks the life of a movement, and ends up concluding with the futility of idealism and the failure of counterculture. Representational image. Credit: Pexels. In 1963, Bhalchandra Nemade's debut novel Kosla was published to much critical and ...
- The Guardian
How Lenin's love of literature shaped the Russian Revolution
Passion for the classics … a mural of Vladimir Lenin. Photograph: Shepard Sherbell/Corbis via Getty Images. Books. How Lenin's love of literature shaped the Russian Revolution. The father of the Soviet Union was also a Latin buff who adored Goethe and ...
- Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Close to Home: Dying, with a lifetime of literature
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
When I was diagnosed with a terminal illness, I was determined to not let the disease define me. With the exception of one fundraiser, I declined offers to give talks, blog, or even write a narrative essay about my struggles with the debilitating ...
- Gaebler files complaint against election opponent over campaign ...
Colorado Springs Gazette
Jill Gaebler filed a criminal complaint with District Attorney Dan May on Friday over campaign literature distributed by her opponent in the April 4 election for the ...and more »
- Minnesota Public Radio News
If you break literature down by the numbers | Minnesota Public ...
Minnesota Public Radio News
Statistician Ben Blatt dumped the text of thousands of books into a database, and pulled out many revealing trends.and more »
- Loop Barbados
Three authors shortlisted for Burt Award for Caribbean Literature
CODE is proud to announce the finalists for its fourth annual Burt Award for Caribbean Literature, which recognises outstanding writing for young adults by Caribbean authors. Three finalists were selected from among submissions of both published books ...
- Gaslighting the Medical Literature
Hello and welcome. I am Dr George Lundberg, and this is At Large at Medscape. Is predatory publishing gaslighting the medical literature? It may not be intentional. It may be an accidental by-product of various forces: The warranted erosion of trust in ...
Russia Suspends Jehovah's Witnesses for 'Extremist Literature'
Russia's largest Jehovah's Witnesses group has been suspended after the country's Justice Ministry claimed its activities “violate Russia's law on combating ...and more »
- Daily Sabah
Ottoman literature celebrated at Istanbul Research Institute
The Istanbul Research Institute is celebrating the 53rd Library Week with various events between March 27 and April 1 at 8:00 p.m. In addition, programs including conferences and exhibition tours focused on the literary culture of the Byzantine ...
Literature for All of Us brings a love of reading to Chicago students
Ensuring all children are inspired by literature is the focus of Disney's Magic of Storytelling Campaign and an organization in Chicago has brought the rewards of reading to students across the city. (WLS). WLS. By Terrell Brown. Thursday, March 23 ...
Why It's A Problem That Reading Is At 30-Year Lows, And How 'Digital Temperance' Can Help - The FederalistThe Federalist
Why It's A Problem That Reading Is At 30-Year Lows, And How 'Digital Temperance' Can Help
Americans' interest in literature has dropped to a three-decade low. The fact is, many don't know what they are missing—and they don't care. By Gracy Olmstead. Gracy Olmstead. By Gracy Olmstead. March 23, 2017. I could spend this evening reading Betty ...and more »
- Irvine Times
Stars of literature and TV lined up for Ayrshire's Boswell book festival
Now in its seventh year, the festival weekend at Ayrshire's Dumfries House, inspired by Ayrshireman and father of modern biography James Boswell, promises more talks, more venues more variety this year. The Boswell Book Festival, from May 12 to May 14, ...and more »
National Seminar on 'Literature, Society and Human Rights' at Raipur
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is organising a two-day National Seminar on 'Literature, Society and Human Rights' at Auditorium, Pt Ravishankar Shukla University, Amanka, GE Road, Raipur, Chhattisharg from the 23rd-24th March, 2017.
- Utica Observer Dispatch
Robert Cimbalo, Eugene Nassar pair local art, literature Thursday
Utica Observer Dispatch
After more than 70 years of friendship, Robert Cimbalo and Eugene Nassar still are as passionate about the arts as they were years ago. MARISSA MOOREmmoore@uticaod.com. UTICA — After more than 70 years of friendship, Robert Cimbalo and Eugene ...
- Pacific Northwest Inlander
LITERATURE | LILAC CITY FAIRY TALES
Pacific Northwest Inlander
Tales of deceptive vampire-witch covens, magic-wielding sisterhoods, conjoined twins and spirit world communicators are just some of the denizens readers encounter inside the third edition of Lilac City Fairy Tales, being released during a special ...
The Emerging Impact of Malnutrition on Surgical Patients: Literature Review and Potential Implications on Cystectomy ... - UroTodayThe Emerging Impact of Malnutrition on Surgical Patients: Literature Review and Potential Implications on Cystectomy ...
Malnutrition is emerging as a significant factor in patient outcomes. A contemporary review of malnutrition for the urologist has not been performed. We provide a review of the available literature and current standards of care for malnutrition ...
- UTSA Today
UTSA explores Latino children's literature at March 23-25 conference
(March 23, 2017) -- Authors, scholars, librarians, educators and artists are among the many who will converge upon San Antonio this week to discuss the latest and best in Latino children's and young adult literature. The eighth National Latino Children ...
- Humanities Festival explores art, literature, music, science, politics
“Field Recordings” with Bang on a Can All-Stars, in March at Carnegie Music Hall, Oakland is part of the Carnegie Nexus 'Strange Times: Earth in the Age of the Human' project. Pittsburgh Cultural Trust. Rock critic Robert Christgau. Pittsburgh Cultural ...and more »
- HONOLULU Magazine (blog)
2016 Islander of the Year in Literature: Kaui Hart Hemmings
HONOLULU Magazine (blog)
Following up on a breakout success, especially one with a Hollywood fairy tale ending, can be daunting for a writer. But, for author Kaui Hart Hemmings, what mattered most after 2007's The Descendants, and its Oscar-winning 2011 movie, was staying true ...
Libraries get £75000 boost to get disabled adults more involved in literature - Bradford Telegraph and ArgusLibraries get £75000 boost to get disabled adults more involved in literature
Bradford Telegraph and Argus
BRADFORD Libraries have been given a boost of almost £75,000 to help people with special educational needs get more involved in literature. Arts Council England awarded Bradford Council's Library Service the £74,692 from the Libraries Opportunities for ...and more »
- Deccan Herald
A tryst with literature
English conference. informative Participants from various colleges at the conference. The Department of Humanities (English) at St Claret College conducted its annual English Conference recently. The context of this year's conference was 'Literature in ...
- The Auburn Plainsman
International Poetry Night celebrates literature on World Poetry Day
The Auburn Plainsman
A large crowd gathered around the corner of the Auburn Keimyung Korea Center in Foy on March 21, filling the hallways with dialects and languages from different cultures. One might have been surprised to find a gathering so diverse in rural Alabama ...
- The Courier
Tayside and Fife writers to represent Scottish literature around the world
Two Tayside and Fife authors hope to raise the region's cultural profile abroad after being picked to showcase Scottish literature. Angus-based James Robertson and Fife poet Kathleen Jamie were among 40 UK writers selected by the International ...and more »
Venezuela Mourns Death of Saint Lucian Nobel Laureate in Literature Derek Walcott - Venezuelanalysis.comVenezuelanalysis.com
Venezuela Mourns Death of Saint Lucian Nobel Laureate in Literature Derek Walcott
The president of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro Moros, in the name of the government and people of Venezuela, expresses his most deeply felt condolences to the government of Santa Lucía and to all of the peoples of the Caribbean ...
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- The West Australian
Students to mix with authors at literature festival
The West Australian
South West students from nine schools will be given a rare opportunity to learn from some of Australia's top authors this week at a literature festival in Busselton. Between the Lines will expand on a successful inaugural festival last year, with ...
- Publishers Weekly
Feminism in YA Literature: Spring 2017
A new fantasy series opener from Finland, an anthology of influential contemporary thinkers, and a memoir and self-help guide from Big Bang Theory star Mayim Bialik are just some of a new crop of titles for teens that explore the issues and history of ...
'Big Bang Theory' Officially Renewed for Two Seasons as Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch Await DealsHollywood Reporter
'The Big Bang Theory' Renewed For Seasons 11 & 12
Get Booking For British Academy's Literature Week
Literature lovers listen up — this spring, there's going to be a whole week dedicated to books. From 15-21 May, the British Academy is running its biennial Literature Week, and this year the theme is adaptations and transformations. Books are ...
- Need for an embrace of literature among Indians
Your editorial titled, 'Indentureship abolition,' which adds to the celebration of the centenary of the abolition of the indentureship of Indians, is timely. If I may, allow me to add a few comments, kindly. It is right to note that textbooks in our ...
Local Writers Win Prestigious Elliot Cades and Loretta Petrie Awards for Literature - HONOLULU Magazine (blog)HONOLULU Magazine (blog)
Local Writers Win Prestigious Elliot Cades and Loretta Petrie Awards for Literature
HONOLULU Magazine (blog)
Four of the Islands' most potent writers—Craig Santos Perez, Christy Passion, Darrell Lum and Eric Chock—are known for writing and publishing signature works that champion our regional histories and linguistic genius. Now they're winners of the ...
- The Phoenix
Joe and Ann Lauinger: A Love of Literature, SLC, and Each Other
Sarah Lawrence College's faculty has several married couples. One couple, English professors Joe and Ann Lauinger, sat down to discuss what it is like being married and working not only at the same institution, but also in the same field: How long have ...
- Primary pancreatic lymphoma: two case reports and a literature review
Dove Medical Press
Abstract: Primary pancreatic lymphoma (PPL) is an extremely rare disease, with only a few cases reported in the literature. Clinical manifestations of PPL are often nonspecific and may mimic other pancreatic diseases. Because of the limited experience ...
- Virginia Connection Newspapers
Classic Literature Comes Alive
Virginia Connection Newspapers
Classic Literature Comes Alive ...and more »
Book Examines Hidden Sexuality In Victorian Literature
When you think about Victorian literature, you might think of great love stories like Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice" or Emily Bronte's "Wuthering Heights." You might think of long dresses, bonnets and unrequited love. But would you think of ...and more »
- Retraction Watch (blog)
What leads to bias in the scientific literature? New study tries to ...
Retraction Watch (blog)
By now, most of our readers are aware that some fields of science have a reproducibility problem. Part of the problem, some argue, is the publishing community's ...and more »
What leads to bias in the scientific literature? New study tries to answer - Retraction Watch (blog)Retraction Watch (blog)
What leads to bias in the scientific literature? New study tries to answer
Retraction Watch (blog)
By now, most of our readers are aware that some fields of science have a reproducibility problem. Part of the problem, some argue, is the publishing community's bias toward dramatic findings — namely, studies that show something has an effect on ...and more »
- Harrison Daily (subscription)
LIVING LITERATURE CONTEST WINNERS
Harrison Daily (subscription)
Jasper High School's Samantha Seay, from left, Aubrey Barnard, Charlie Clark, and Mickey Smith recently won first place in the Living Literature contest at the Arkansas State Beta Convention. The girls used a scene from The Secret Garden, and by ...
- The Guardian
Richard Flanagan on lies, literature, and Australia's greatest conman
In 1991, as a young writer trying to finish his first book, Richard Flanagan found himself faced with an offer he couldn't refuse. “I was offered $10,000 to write [an autobiography] in six weeks,” Flanagan told Guardian Australia. The book ...and more »
- The Straits Times
Poet a voice for Caribbean literature
The Straits Times
NEW YORK • Derek Walcott, whose intricately metaphorical poetry captured the physical beauty of the Caribbean, the harsh legacy of colonialism and the complexities of living and writing in two cultural worlds, bringing him a Nobel Prize in literature ...and more »
- Sky News
Literature goes Brexit: EU vote prompts writers to tackle issue
Authors reflect the historic EU departure with a number of Brexit-based novels - including one by Boris Johnson's father. 09:20, UK, Sunday 19 March 2017. Brexit books have started to hit the shelves. Video: Novels inspired by Brexit hit the shelves ...and more »
- Baltimore Sun
Literature, art, dance provide theme to BSO's 2017-2018 season
A hip-hop narration for "Carnival of the Animals" is one of the novel items on the BSO's 2017-2018 season. A new hip-hop narration for Saint-Saens' "Carnival of the Animals" and a salute to revered choreographer George Balanchine — with help from one ...
- Erdrich wins fiction prize from book critics
Herald & Review
NEW YORK (AP) — Louise Erdrich's "LaRose" has won the National Book Critics Circle prize for fiction, an honor she first received more than 30 years ago for her debut novel "Love Medicine." Erdrich's story of a young boy's accidental shooting and its ...and more »
- Herald & Review
'Ulysses' melds digital, literature to make it more real
Herald & Review
Joseph Nugent, a Boston College English professor, wears virtual reality goggles at the school's virtual reality lab. Students are developing a virtual reality game based on James Joyce's ponderous tome 'Ulysses,' to give a glimpse of how virtual ...and more »
- Daily News & Analysis
A Sunday dedicated to Hindi literature and love for Hindi books
Daily News & Analysis
A day-long event aiming to promote Hindi books and Hindi literature called Hindi Sahitya Utsav is being organised in the Capital today. The festival will take place at the Oxford Bookstore in Connaught Place and will see eminent personalities such as ...
Hindi Literature Festival in Delhi all set to give essence of pleasures through artistic culture of Languagehttp://www.news
- KUOW News and Information
'Gone with the Wind,' literally: How to reconnect youth to literature
KUOW News and Information
Breaking up with Shakespeare? Done with Dickens? Between misrepresentations, boring language, and distracting covers, reading classical literature can seem like a chore. Join RadioActivians Soraya Marashi and Zuheera Ali as they explore youth's ...