Literature

Recent RSCC graduate is now heading to Yale University

Katelyn Laughon went from years of critical illness to a year of remedial classes at Roane State, and then to an academic triumph which she credits largely to community college. She was accepted into the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at prestigious Yale University in New Haven, Conn. She …

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Alaa Al Aswany – WSJ

Alaa Al Aswany, one of the most renowned novelists in the Arab world, almost gave up writing. After the Egyptian state publisher rejected his first two novels in the 1990s, he published them himself, winning critical acclaim but few readers. When the state, which monopolizes the distribution of books, rejected …

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Alison Brooks designs new entrance building for Cambridge College

Alison Brooks designs new entrance building for Cambridge College © Filippo Bolognese Images To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp To post Or https://www.archdaily.com/966299/alison-brooks-designs-new-entrance-building-for-cambridge-college UK-based practice Alison Brooks Architects recently won the competition for the design of the new entrance building and children’s literature resource center for Homerton, Cambridge’s …

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Virtual Book Talk studies the human and environmental costs of hydraulic fracturing in the Appalachians. Literature and Art | Pittsburgh

Click to enlarge Image: Princeton University Press Despite the promise of economic spinoffs for the Appalachians by the natural gas industry and the politicians who support it, the region has indeed overtaken the country in terms of job growth, personal income and population … economic impact, people living on land …

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What the autumn of German-speaking literature promises

Berlin (dpa) – The (Nobel Prize winners), cult filmmaker and renowned musician: The fall of German-speaking literature promises to be interesting. Werner Herzog surprises with a new novel, Herta Müller is also back at work. Readers can also expect news from book award winners Clemens Meyer and Julia Franck. What …

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