Zee Jaipur Literature Festival to transform The British Library as part of 4th edition in London
On May 20th and 21st the British Library will be transformed as the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival animates its iconic spaces for the first time in celebration of a significant cultural partnership. ZEE JLF@The British Library will present a showcase ...
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Sweetwater Teacher Shares Her Passion for Holocaust Literature with Students
Big Country Homepage
(SWEETWATER, Texas) - Monday is National Day of Rememberance. People around the world are honoring the 6 million Jews and others that were killed in the Holocaust. In the Big Country, those lost are being honored by a Sweetwater teacher and her ...
Libyans in Benghazi are arming themselves with music, literature
Under the rubble of the war, Benghazi chose to challenge the culture of death, terror and fear and express its love for life and freedom, and its commitment to joy and peace by organizing a reading campaign for the citizens to encourage them to read ...
- The Keystone Newspaper
KU hosts 19th annual Children's Literature Conference
The Keystone Newspaper
The 19th Annual KU Children's Literature Conference was hosted on Saturday, April 1 from 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. in the McFarland Student Union Building. Elementary school students from local and regional school districts visited KU to meet featured ...
- Hindustan Times
Chetan Bhagat's Five Point Someone in Delhi University English ...
Delhi University students will now study Chetan Bhagat's novel as part of the English literature syllabus from the academic session that starts in July. Bhagat's ...
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- The Guardian
The myths embedded in English literature | Letters | Culture | The ...
Letters: Austen Lynch on Shakespeare's folk sources and Jan Dubé on the gods that permeate the language.and more »
- Morocco World News
Celebrating Moroccan Literature
Morocco World News
Rabat – This year, the Paris Book Fair, held March 24-27, decided to honor Moroccan literature. This is an event we have every reason to celebrate. Because, believe it or not, it is the first time since its creation that the Parisian Salon has given ...
- Zimbabwe: Giving Up On American Slave Literature for Now - All Africa
Opinion - For quite some time I have been obsessed with literature by black writers. At one point I restricted it specifically to African authors and consumed the ...and more »
- Nigeria: Etisalat Prize for Literature Award Holds May 20
state me anWinner of the 2016 edition of the Etisalat Prize for Literature, Africas most prestigious literature Prize, will be announced on May 20, 2017 at a grand finale/award presentation ceremony which will hold at the upscale Balmoral Hall, Federal ...and more »
- Czech writer Bellová receives EU literature prize
Prague Daily Monitor
Brussels, April 21 (CTK) - Czech writer with Bulgarian roots, Bianca Bellova, 47, has received this year's European Union Prize for Literature for her novel Jezero (The Lake), the press section of the European Commission (EC) Representation in the ...and more »
- Tehran Times
Persian literature scholar Esmaeil Hakemi-Vala dies at 81
TEHRAN – Persian literature scholar Esmaeil Hakemi-Vala died at his home in Tehran on Friday. He had been suffering from Parkinson's disease for several years. Born in 1936, Hakemi-Vala was a prominent scholar teaching Persian literature at the ...
- Lexington Herald Leader (blog)
Lexington asking to become a United Nations 'city of literature'
Lexington Herald Leader (blog)
Economic development is all about playing to strengths. Lexington has long done that with horses, and more recently with bourbon. Next up: literature. A coalition of local groups is finishing an application seeking to have Lexington designated as a ...
'The Handmaid's Tale' Is Among A Resurgence Of Dystopian Literature
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood was a best-seller list after the 2016 election. We reread the dystopian classic to prep for a new TV miniseries that begins next week. Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Email ...
Literature in the limelight
There's a stand-up comedy bit from the late Bill Hicks where he's sitting in some 1980s Waffle House in somewhere America, reading a book when the waitress asks him, "What you readin' for?" Award-winning children's author and illustrator Floyd Cooper, ...
- The Express Tribune
Art and literature - two sides of the same coin
The Express Tribune
KARACHI: Art and literature have had a strong association over the years. This was the gist of the third roundtable discussion of the Karachi Biennale on 'Resisting Erasures: Art and Literature as Witness to a New Century' that was held on Saturday at ...
- La Crosse Tribune
Terri Schlichenmeyer: Landvik novel is a comfort read
La Crosse Tribune
No matter how old you are, you never get tired of hearing your birth story. It's a story of anticipation that's different from every other on the planet. You're at the center of it, though not quite. It's a story you can never tell firsthand and, as in ...
- Greensboro News & Record
Decimal Points: Exploring the story of Emma Jung
Greensboro News & Record
On Youtube you can find a number of old interviews of the famous psychologist Carl Jung (1875-1961). They mostly date from the 1950s, and the ever-present pipe, heavy Swiss/German accent, and little, round, owl-like eyeglasses only add to the ...
- The Statesman
Mount Everest of modern literature
Did James Joyce write the most scandalous and pornographic novel ever written? Or is Ulysses the Mount Everest of modern literature, perhaps the finest work of fiction written in the 20th century? Published in 1922 by Sylvia Beach of Shakespeare and ...
Literature in the Capital
The fifth edition of the Islamabad Literature Festival (ILF) opened to a packed audience that was still reeling from the aftermath of the lynching of the Mardan university student Mashal Khan. Regardless of the themes or topics, Mashal figured in ...
“Literature with a Capital L”: On Arthur Krystal's “This Thing We Call Literature” - lareviewofbooks“Literature with a Capital L”: On Arthur Krystal's “This Thing We Call Literature”
TRY AS HE MIGHT, Arthur Krystal can't help but write elegiacally. His subjects are writing and reading, once acknowledged as practices central to being a thoughtful, reasonably well-educated person, and now the objects of casual disparagement and ...
Literature Festival Director warns against division over new museum and gallery plans - Swindon AdvertiserSwindon Advertiser
Literature Festival Director warns against division over new museum and gallery plans
THE director of one of Swindon's most successful modern-day cultural institutions has urged critics and supporters of a new museum and gallery to avoid allowing their differences to divide them. Some opponents of the ambitious project, which would see ...and more »
- Southwest Regional Library to host Teen Literature Festival May 6
News & Observer
Durham County Library presents the second annual Teen Literature Festival on Saturday, May 6 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Road. The event is free and open to teens. Join Young Adult authors Jen Hubbard, Stuart Albright ...and more »
- Reviving literature carnivals
The Express Tribune
ISLAMABAD: Literary activities have been a focal point in the history of the educational institutions in the subcontinent and have played a vital role in the upbringing of the students. Even after Pakistan's independence, these institutes played a ...
- Columbia Daily Tribune
Rushdie stresses importance of literature - Columbia Daily Tribune
Columbia Daily Tribune
In times when the politically powerful attempt to smother speech, renowned author Salman Rushdie said writers often ask themselves how to keep pushing ...and more »
- Columbia Daily Tribune
Rushdie stresses importance of literature
Columbia Daily Tribune
Renowned author Salman Rushdie speaks to a packed audience Friday at Jesse Auditorium during the Unbound Book Festival. In his keynote speech, Rushdie stressed the important role of literature in times of political tension. [Don Shrubshell/Tribune] ...and more »
- The St. Kitts-Nevis Observer
Dominican Republic author wins Caribbean literature prize
The St. Kitts-Nevis Observer
POINTE-A-PITRE, Guadeloupe — Dominican Republic author Rita Indiana Hernández was awarded the Grand Prix LittéraireRégion Guadeloupe on Saturday, April 8, 2017, at the fifth Caribbean Writers Congress hosted by the Guadeloupe Regional ...
Asher talks literature, ethics in new book
Professor of philosophy and English Kenneth Asher gave a talk on his most recent book, Literature, Ethics and Emotions, on Saturday April 15. The book explores how literature contributes to our ethical understanding. (Annalee Bainnson/Assoc. Photo Editor).
Bill Murray To Debut Classical Music, Literature Project In Napa
Bill Murray, the 66-year-old actor, is also the leader of a very large cult that scrutinizes and adores his every weirdo project. The next one to obsess over will be in Napa this summer at Festival Napa Valley: There, with Jan Vogler, an acclaimed ...
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ASU director to give keynote at Society for Science, Literature and the Arts conference - Arizona State UniversityArizona State University
ASU director to give keynote at Society for Science, Literature and the Arts conference
Arizona State University
Sha Xin Wei, the director of the School of Arts, Media and Engineering, will give a keynote speech at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Society for Literature, Science and the Arts (SLSA) in November. The school is a transdisciplinary unit at ASU formed ...
- India Today
Amit Shah inaugurates Savakar Literature Festival in Thane
This year is 29th year of the festival where followers and lovers of Savakar come together and discuss the various aspects of his writings. Mayuresh Ganapatye | Edited by Sanjay Nirala. email@example.com. Thane, April 21, 2017 | UPDATED 22:56 IST.and more »
Icelander Wins EU Literature Prize | Iceland Review
Halldóra K. Thoroddsen has been named as one of the 12 recipients of this year's European Union Prize for Literature. Halldóra wins the prize for her novella ...
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Icelander Wins EU Literature Prize
Halldóra K. Thoroddsen has been named as one of the 12 recipients of this year's European Union Prize for Literature. Halldóra wins the prize for her novella Tvöfalt gler (Double Glazing)—a story which “exquisitely captures the often-overlooked ...
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Reading for pleasure secondary teacher conference: 20th century literature, Thursday 6 July 2017 - The GuardianThe Guardian
Reading for pleasure secondary teacher conference: 20th century literature, Thursday 6 July 2017
This full day conference will explore strategies to engage young people with reading and support the teaching of 20th century texts at GCSE and A-level, putting books at the heart of learning. It will focus on inspiring children to read for pleasure ...
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The ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival is an extraordinary free literature festival in the 'Pink City' of Jaipur, Rajasthan each January, described by Time Out as “officially the Woodstock, Live 8 and Ibiza of world literature”. On May 20th and 21st the ...
Walid Nabhan wins EU Prize for Literature
Maltese-Palestinian author Walid Nabhan has won the European Union Prize for Literature 2017 for his novel L-Ezodu tac-Cikonji. The European Union Prize for Literature is awarded annually to 12 authors, recognising literary talent from all corners of ...and more »
- Sixth Tone
Xiongan Poets' Society Fights to Protect Literature of the Lake
HEBEI, North China — A boatman rows a flat-bottomed vessel across the wide, languid waters of Baiyang Lake, or “Baiyangdian.” Behind him, new willow and poplar leaves quiver in the early spring breeze. It's a scene that has inspired many amateur poets ...
- Monosomal karyotype in myeloid neoplasias: a literature review
Dove Medical Press
Abstract: In 2008, the concept of the monosomal karyotype (MK) in adult acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients was introduced, defined by the presence of a chromosomal aberration pattern characterized by the presence of at least two autosomal ...
- The News International
Karachi Literature Festival goes to London
The News International
To celebrate 70 years of Pakistan's independence, Pakistan's biggest literary event, the Karachi Literature Festival (KLF), pioneered by the Oxford University Press (Pakistan), travels to London, where it will be held at the Royal Festival Hall ...
- Corvallis Gazette Times
Illustrating and story workshop at library
Corvallis Gazette Times
Library patrons look over magazines and newspapers in the Belluschi Wing of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. prev. next. An illustration and story workshop with local author and illustrator Katherine Roy is set for 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday ...
- Houston Public Media
AURA Celebrates Latin American Music And Literature
Houston Public Media
Previewing a collaboration between the AURA Contemporary Ensemble and the University of Houston Hispanic Studies Department. Joshua Zinn. | Posted on April 20, 2017, 3:26 PM. 00:00 /00:00. Promotional image for In Search Of. Courtesy of AURA.and more »
- Seton Hall University News & Events
English Professor Publishes Book on Žižek, Literature
Seton Hall University News & Events
Russell Sbriglia English Professor Russell Sbriglia is the editor of a collection of essays on Slovenian philosopher and psychoanalyst Slavoj Žižek and literary criticism and theory. The book, Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Literature but ...and more »
- THV 11
Racist literature found inside Easter eggs in Mountain Home park
MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. - Mysterious plastic Easter eggs discovered Wednesday afternoon at Hickory Park in Mountain Home definitely didn't come from the Easter Bunny. A visitor to the park found four plastic Easter eggs, which included multiple pieces of ...
- The Economist
Nadeem Aslam shows how to make great literature out of despotism
THERE are two versions of how Pakistan got its name, both true. The original is the more prosaic. Choudhary Rahmat Ali, a Punjabi Muslim nationalist, invented it from the putative state's component parts: the first letters of Punjab, Afghan province ...and more »
Reykjavík Rewards Excellence in Children's Literature
The Reykjavík City Children's Book Prize was awarded yesterday in a ceremony at the Höfði House. The original children's literature category was won by Ragnheiður Eyjólfsdóttir for her book Skuggasaga – Undirheimar (Shadow Story – Underworlds), which ...
WATCH: Interview with Virgilio Almario, National Artist for Literature
MANILA, Philippines – In this interview filmed in 2011, Virgilio Almario – National Artist for Literature in 2003 and current chairman of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts – talks about the factors that helped shape him into the writer ...and more »
- Baxter Bulletin
Racist literature distributed in Hickory Park
Mysterious plastic Easter eggs discovered Wednesday afternoon at Hickory Park in Mountain Home definitely didn't come from the Easter Bunny. A visitor to the park found four plastic Easter eggs, which included multiple pieces of racist literature ...
- Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
'Wonderful program' brings literature where needed
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
If it were up to the folks at the Brighton Memorial Library, everyone who wanted to get their hands on a book would be able to do so. That's the philosophy behind the library's Partners in Reading for Seniors (PIRS) program, which pairs a library ...
- New publication aims to improve understanding of scientific literature in EMS
MACON, Ga. — Increased exposure to cited and scholarly articles are one of the best ways Evidence Based Medicine can flourish. In EMS, there is a need to have more access to fact-based and cited sources. To further this movement toward Evidence Based ...