The Seattle Times
Tana French's 'The Trespasser' a great crime novel — and work of literature
The Seattle Times
The author's sixth novel features a tough, smart female cop who might be French's finest character yet. Share story. By. Patrick Anderson. Washington Post Book World. It has become increasingly clear that U.S.-born, Dublin-based Tana French is the most ...
Donald Trump's Critics Are Making Fun Of His Debate Answers Through Literature
On Wednesday night, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton challenged each other in the final debate of the presidential election. As with the other two debates, Donald Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, displayed some.... well, questionable behavior.and more »
- International Open Access Week is October 24-30. To celebrate the week and its 2016 theme, “Open in Action,” we’re highlighting the ways the MIT Libraries can help researchers make their publications and data more openly available. Here are some of them:
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#TrumpBookReport trends after debate as people imagine Donald Trump's response to literature - Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk
#TrumpBookReport trends after debate as people imagine Donald Trump's response to literature
#TrumpBookReport trends after debate as people imagine Donald Trump's response to literature ...and more »
- Huffington Post India
10 Writers We Would Love To See At The Jaipur Literature Festival
Huffington Post India
How The BJP Let An MLA Get Away With Threats To Burn Theatres Screening 'Ae Dil...' In Hyderabad · India Is Making A Mistake By Turning BRICS Summit Into A Pakistan Bashing Programme · Entertainment · Bollywood · Comedy · Viral · Video · Reviews.
- The Duquesne Duke
Dylan's lyrics deserving of literature Nobel Prize
The Duquesne Duke
FILE – This July 22, 2012, file photo shows U.S. singer-songwriter Bob Dylan performing onstage at “Les Vieilles Charrues” Festival in Carhaix, western France. Dylan won the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature, announced Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016.
Dylan awarded Nobel Prize in literatureUniversity Press
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- Swarthmore College The Phoenix Online
Woodcuts features father of Chinese literature
Swarthmore College The Phoenix Online
Despite his mighty legacy as the father of modern Chinese literature, Lu Xun's presence at Swarthmore is a humble one, manifesting in the new woodcut exhibition in the Cratsley Lounge on the second floor of McCabe. “Lu Xun: 1930s Woodcuts from ...
- NYU Washington Square News
Individual Interpretation in Literature on the Decline
NYU Washington Square News
If you've ever been assigned to read a novel, you have most likely used a website such as SparkNotes, CliffsNotes, Shmoop or another online student study guide. I have used these websites many times for short summaries when I couldn't finish a book due ...
<strong>Alfred Hitchcock</strong> was scared of heights, policemen, imprisonment, and other people. But his neuroses meshed well with his talent. The result: a superb fantasist of fearAlfred Hitchcock was scared of heights, policemen, imprisonment, and other people. But his neuroses meshed well with his talent. The result: a superb fantasist of fear
From bats to algorithms to aliens: Can we ever <strong>understand consciousness</strong> in a form radically different from our own? The question was a challenge to Wittgenstein, Nagel, ChalmersFrom bats to algorithms to aliens: Can we ever understand consciousness in a form radically different from our own? The question was a challenge to Wittgenstein, Nagel, Chalmers
Forget <strong>J.M.W. Turner</strong> the man. He lived only to paint, so the (often sordid) details of his biography are irrelevant, right? Not quite…Forget J.M.W. Turner the man. He lived only to paint, so the (often sordid) details of his biography are irrelevant, right? Not quite…
- The Portland Mercury
Claire Rudy Foster's Literature of Addiction
The Portland Mercury
CLAIRE RUDY FOSTER has lived in Portland since she was 18, and has written about the city and her life here for years. Sheâ€™s an author and a woman in recovery, and her new book, I've Never Done This Before, features stories centered around ...
- Asbarez Armenian News
Fresno State Publishes 'Fifty Years of Armenian Literature in France ...
Asbarez Armenian News
FRESNO, California—Armenian Studies Program Director Professor Barlow Der Mugrdechian announced that Krikor Beledian's Fifty Years of Armenian ...and more »
- Poughkeepsie Journal
Literature can open one's eyes to new culture
Editor's note: This is the third in a series of six columns on NEA Big Read, which features more than 75 public programs running through Nov. 19. My secret is out. I love Mexican food. A steady diet of chips, salsa, guacamole and quesadillas could ...
Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize Win Doesn't Change the Definition of Literature, Groups Say - Associations NowAssociations Now
Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize Win Doesn't Change the Definition of Literature, Groups Say
Last week's announcement about Bob Dylan winning the Nobel Prize in Literature had some wondering if the definition of literature had broadened to song. Several groups offered their take. Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan was awarded the Nobel Prize in ...
Bob Dylan should not have won a Nobel Prize for literatureCrikey (registration)
Bob Dylan Is Nobel Prize Awardee For Literatu
- mbu timeline
What is Oral Interpretation of Literature?
Oral interpretation of literature is a small class with big lessons to teach about communication and empathy. oralinterpsized Photo by Julia Province. If you find yourself downstairs in the Fine Arts Center on a Tuesday or Thursday at one o'clock, you ...
- The Guardian
Forgery fiction: literature's fascination with fake art
Christ and the Disciples at Emmaus. The painting was initially attributed to Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer, before it was revealed to be a forgery by Hans Van Meegeren and painted in 1936-37. Photograph: Verwendung weltweit. Maggie Cao. Wednesday ...
- Miami New Times
Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize for Literature Is Wrong: An Analysis
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Bob Dylan: 'No word' from singer on Nobel Prize for LiteratureBBC News
Bob Dylan's Nobel prize – and what really defines literatureThe Conversation UK
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- The National
Highlights of the upcoming Emirates Airline Festival of Literature 2017
Best-selling British author Jeffrey Archer and House of Cards screenwriter Andrew Davies are two of the top names heading to Dubai for next year's Emirates Airline Festival of Literature. From March 3 to 11, more than 140 guests, including authors ...
The 10 Festival of Literature Speakers You Should Definitely SeeEmirates Woman
There are some seriously big names jetting in for 2017's literature ..
The amiability and productivity of <strong>Jean Cocteau</strong> stemmed from a despairing thought: The world is a misunderstandingThe amiability and productivity of Jean Cocteau stemmed from a despairing thought: The world is a misunderstanding
<strong>Diane Arbus</strong> cultivated a bond between subject and photographer. She propositioned strangers -- to take their pictures and to sleep with themDiane Arbus cultivated a bond between subject and photographer. She propositioned strangers -- to take their pictures and to sleep with them
"Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.” Bull. Will Self explains the <strong>romance delusion</strong>"Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.” Bull. Will Self explains the romance delusion
From Jan 19, 10th Jaipur Literature Festival to celebrate 70 years of Indian democracy - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
From Jan 19, 10th Jaipur Literature Festival to celebrate 70 years of Indian democracy
The Indian Express
The event will be held at the same venue, the Diggi Palace Hotel, in the state capital. By: Express News Service Jaipur Published:Oct 19, 2016, 5:30. lifestyle. Karwa Chauth “Karva Chauth” 2016: 10 gift ideas for your spouse · New portable smartphone ...and more »
- University of Maine creates Stephen King Chair in Literature
The Seattle Times
ORONO, Maine (AP) — The University of Maine is creating the Stephen E. King Chair in Literature in honor of one of its most famous graduates. The university is collecting applications from English professors to fill the position now. The appointment ...and more »
- Join us for “Recent Music for Pianos, Hyperensemble and Cities,” a talk by Tod Machover, Muriel R. Cooper Professor of Music and Media, MIT Media Lab. This event is part of the MTA Composer Forum series.
Machover also directs the Opera of the Future Group at the MIT Media Lab. He is recognized for his innovative and influential compositions, especially his visionary operas, and for inventing new technologies for music, such as Hyperinstruments, “smart” performan
In the 1960s, <em>Ramparts</em> brought muckraking back into vogue. At the helm was <strong>Warren Hinckle</strong>, one-eyed with a capuchin monkey named Henry Luce on his shoulderIn the 1960s, Ramparts brought muckraking back into vogue. At the helm was Warren Hinckle, one-eyed with a capuchin monkey named Henry Luce on his shoulder
Have intellectuals, focusing on the past, ignored the future? <strong>The economist Robin Hanson</strong>, who has a few ideas about our robot-dominated destiny, thinks soHave intellectuals, focusing on the past, ignored the future? The economist Robin Hanson, who has a few ideas about our robot-dominated destiny, thinks so
At age 18, <strong>Patrick Leigh Fermor</strong> started walking across Europe in search of erotic, alcoholic, intellectual, and courageous escapades. He never stoppedAt age 18, Patrick Leigh Fermor started walking across Europe in search of erotic, alcoholic, intellectual, and courageous escapades. He never stopped
- Blasting News
Adults are reading less literature according to statistics
What defines literature? When written works are categorized, only poetry, plays, short stories, and novels are defined as true literature. Genre fiction tends to be left out of what is deemed appropriate reading material for adults. If it's not a high ...
Yale graduate school Comparative Literature department withdraws petition to form union - New Haven RegisterYale graduate school Comparative Literature department withdraws petition to form union
New Haven Register
NEW HAVEN >> The number of Yale University graduate school departments petitioning for union elections as Local 33 has dropped by one, to nine. Local 33 is pursuing a “micro-unit bargaining” strategy as it seeks to represent students in Yale's School ...and more »
- Yale graduate school Comparative Literature department withdraws ...
New Haven Register
NEW HAVEN >> The number of Yale University graduate school departments petitioning for union elections as Local 33 has dropped by one, to nine.and more »
How does storytelling differ between video games and literature?
In a talk at the University of Alabama Huntsville, Raph Koster spoke extensively on the history of storytelling and on the ways video games tell stories as both traditional and untraditional storytelling vehicles. Developers interested in the journey ...
- Varsity Online
Literature and the literati: In defence of Mills & Boon
If you don't know what Mills & Boon is, it's trashy women's lit. (This article is still relevant if you're not a girl.) It's the rotating shelf in the library where all the books look the same: a variation on a man in uniform being leaned on by a young ...
Nobel Prize for Literature winner Bob Dylan is too cool to respond to the committee
Nobel Prize for Literature winner Bob Dylan is too cool to respond to the committee FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2012, file photo, Bob Dylan performs in Los Angeles. Dylan was named the winner of the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature Thursday, (Credit: AP).
James Lee | The Nobel Prize in "Literature"The Daily Pennsylvanian
Finest songwriter, but Nobel Laureate?The Hindu
14 Powerful Quotes From Female Nobel L
- This weekend, students from MIT and other universities in music, computer sciences, and other fields will gather in the Lewis Music Library for the Karajan/MIT Classical Music Hackathon. Designed to combine the greatest classical music from the past with breakthrough technology of the present, the hackathon invites participants to build tools to allow innovative, digital experiences of classical repertoire. The event, held October 21-23, is open to engineers, musici
- St. Mary's University
Symbols the topic of Las Americas Letters Series
St. Mary's University
St. Mary's University will celebrate the power to convey great meaning in a small form at this year's Las Americas Letters Series in Literature and Arts: “Unfolding Symbol Through Time: The Power of Symbol in Literature and Art.” Guest speakers will be ...
- KAZAKHSTAN: Criminal case, fines, warnings, imprisonments for uncensored literature
Founder of Muslim WhatsApp group escapes criminal prosecution, but is fined for distributing uncensored religious literature. Baptists are fined for offering literature on the streets, while parents of one girl who did so are warned and father fined ...and more »
- 51 Main to host an evening of literature on Oct. 24
Addison County Independent
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- Prairie Island leaders say anti-casino literature 'racist'
Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)
The Pioneer Press reports today that people in the Lake Elmo – Lakeland Township area are upset that the Prairie Island tribal community will build a casino on land its purchased at Manning Avenue and I-94. Residents packed a meeting last week after a ...
- Literature and its discontents: Are writers and artists creeps in real ...
Times of India (blog)
In her latest column in Brunch Seema Goswami riffs on how disappointed she was, after signing up to study English literature in college, to discover how great ...and more »
Literature and its discontents: Are writers and artists creeps in real life? - Times of India (blog)Literature and its discontents: Are writers and artists creeps in real life?
Times of India (blog)
In her latest column in Brunch Seema Goswami riffs on how disappointed she was, after signing up to study English literature in college, to discover how great writers could be creeps in real life. I too studied literature in college, I too made that ...and more »
- The Daily Pennsylvanian
James Lee | The Nobel Prize in "Literature"
The Daily Pennsylvanian
“Sara Danius, a literary scholar and the permanent secretary of the 18-member Swedish Academy, which awards the prize, called Mr. Dylan 'a great poet in the English-speaking tradition' and compared him to Homer and Sappho, whose work was delivered ...
Nobel Prize for Literature winner Bob Dylan is too cool to respond to the committeeSalon
Finest songwriter, but Nobel Laureate?The Hindu
Philosophy, which, according to Aristotle, <strong>begins in wonder</strong>, has embraced pedantry and protocols and office charts. Can it be saved from itself?Philosophy, which, according to Aristotle, begins in wonder, has embraced pedantry and protocols and office charts. Can it be saved from itself?
<strong>What was Dada? </strong>A school that embraced paradox, chance, irony, and humor. It sought to free people from the insanity of the timesWhat was Dada? A school that embraced paradox, chance, irony, and humor. It sought to free people from the insanity of the times
<strong>Fiction in a time of climate change</strong>. John Updike defined the novel as an “individual moral adventure.” Not so for Amitav Ghosh, who thinks a collective aesthetic is needed nowFiction in a time of climate change. John Updike defined the novel as an “individual moral adventure.” Not so for Amitav Ghosh, who thinks a collective aesthetic is needed now
Does Bob Dylan deserve the Nobel Prize in literature?
A mural of Bob Dylan, the 2016 Nobel Prize winner in literature, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. Photo: Reuters. Book News · Home · Culture · Books · Book News. Does Bob Dylan deserve the Nobel Prize in literature? October 17, 2016 Book News, ...
- Reworked literature, folksongs help BSP spread Ambedkar's ...
Times of India
KASAULI: Reworked folk songs and bestselling booklets have acted as key tools for BSP in spreading Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar's ideology since the ...and more »
- Reworked literature, folksongs help BSP spread Ambedkar's ideology
Times of India
KASAULI: Reworked folk songs and bestselling booklets have acted as key tools for BSP in spreading Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar's ideology since the 1990s and will play a vital role in mobilising voters in the coming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections.and more »
- Poetry and Literature Calendar for Oct. 16-22
Sunday, 3 p.m.: Inner Ear Series reading featuring poets Fred Whitehead and Nicolas Eckerson. Rust Belt Books, 415 Grant St. $3. Tuesday, 8 p.m.: Eleni Stecopoulos, author of “Visceral Poetics” (ON Contemporary Practice, 2016), “Daphnephoria” (Compline ...
- Hindustan Times
Literature amidst roars and tusks in Kumaon
A poetry-reading session on at the Kumaon literary festival, the brainchild of Sumant Batra (inset). (HT Photo). Sahir Ludhianvi's songs, actor Rekha's mystique, nationalism, Urdu poetry, Dalit literature, Carnatic music, glory of translation, jungle ...
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