Literature

UVic News – University of Victoria

Although Halloween only comes once a year, the thirst for vampire stories never seems to die out. This has helped UVic humanities professor Peter Golz pursue his own passion for studying these stories in film and literature for over 20 years. In doing so, he made Victoria home to one …

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Gurnah’s Nobel Prize win sparks hope for African writers

The Tanzanian-born novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah. [Reuters] For some time now, East Africans had hoped, almost piously, that the Nobel Prize for Literature “would come home!” Nowhere else, however, has this intuition been more pronounced than in Kenya, the home country of world-renowned literary giant Ngugi wa Thiong’o. For no other …

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Electronic Literature (Digital Literature) Market 2021-2026 Size and Share, Recent Improvements, and Regional Analysis

Detailed study and analysis of the Global Electronic Literature Market (Digital Literature) highlights new trends in electronic literature (digital literature) industry and provides businesses with business information. This study helps manufacturers, suppliers and investors, CEOs to identify opportunities and business optimization strategies to improve their value in the global Electronic …

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The latest developments in Alzheimer’s disease

Andrea Couture Andrea Couture is the author of “Embracing What Remains”, a dissertation on the balance between motherhood and childhood after her father’s diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease. When my father, … Lisa marshall April 23, 2021 Lisa Marshall cares for her husband Peter, who has been diagnosed with early-stage Alzheimer’s …

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The Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates literature in music

EVANSVILLE – Saturday’s excellent concert by the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra featured a consortium of local artistic forces. The EPO performed in its pre-COVID fullness while, in the semi-scenic production of the musical staging of Mendelssohn’s “Midsummer Night’s Dream”, the orchestra’s choir members accompanied sopranos Tiffany Choe and Andrea Drury as …

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Sunday Reading: Critics of Classical Literature

In 1981, British critic VS Pritchett published a review of Salman Rushdie’s second novel, “Midnight’s Children,” a political satire about a boy born in India as the country moved from colonial rule to independence. Rushdie sidesteps the typical feints of historical fiction and creates a crisp, allegorical vision of a …

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Top 10 Urban Literature Legends | Horror books

He in the UK most of us now live in an urban world and the stories we tell often reflect the anxieties and fears of these environments. Folk-horror, a sub-genre that has enjoyed huge success in recent years, focuses on city dwellers out of their depth in rural communities or …

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The Nobel Prize for Dark Literature

Another year in which the Nobel Prize for Literature has been awarded to a writer whom I have never read – and I am beginning to despair. Does the Swedish Nobel Committee want to present me as a Philistine? I ask myself this question even as I declare that I …

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SGPC launches campaign to counter Christian missionaries in Punjab

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) recently launched a special campaign to counter the alleged massive conversions of Sikhs to Christianity in the Punjab. Amid videos showing the proselytizing activities of the state’s Christian missionaries shared widely on social media, the Sikh Supreme Corps has been criticized within the community …

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Madhubani Literature Festival 2021: The largest gathering for Maithil’s literary discourse is back with the 4th edition

Image source: FACEBOOK LITERATURE FESTIVAL / MADHUBANI Madhubani Literature Festival 2021 The Madhubani Literature Festival (MLF) is a flagship program organized by the Center for Studies of Tradition and Systems (CSTS), Delhi. It has successfully organized three successive editions of literature festivals in the lands of Mithila (North Bihar) in …

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Who will win the 2021 Nobel Prize for Literature?

There’s no way in hell that none of these Americans will win Jamaica Kincaid (Antigua-American novelist and plant enthusiast; odds 13-1) Don DeLillo (Reported to get good publicity ahead of Noah Baumbach’s adaptation of White Noise; odds 17-1) Cormac McCarthy (Ridley Scott collaborator; odds 34-1) Marilynne Robinson (The fading paint …

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How Doki Doki Literature Club Gets a Good Foreshadowing

Doki Doki Literature Club is a visual novel that skillfully foreshadows its grand twist. With many clues to revelation, a few stand out. Doki Doki Literature Club is a unique visual novel experience that transforms psychological horror, and the way the game foreshadows its unique narrative and twists is awe-inspiring. …

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University of California Endorses Blair Armenian Academy IB Literature Course; Added to the AG list with the weight of honors – Pasadena Schools

Blair Armenian Academy. Photo courtesy of the Armenian Academy on the Blair Parent Forum Facebook page The Armenian International Baccalaureate (IB) Literature class at Blair High School Armenian Academy (BHS) has been officially approved by the University of California. He was added to the AG list with the weight of …

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Diamond Comics and Sunflower Seeds announce collaboration

The Sunflower Seeds brand and literary consultancy has acquired the exclusive rights to sell all of Diamond Comics’ characters, as well as the iconic brand tenure of the comic book distributor and publisher in India and international territories. Diamond Comics has more than 25 comic and magical characters, 15 superheroes, …

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A prolonged wait for America’s promised decline

In the horror movie Get out, a secret community of Caucasians lures talented African Americans into their care, often telling them all the right things. And then they transplant the brains of rich whites into their victims, who start behaving like rich whites. Watching it I thought this movie might …

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Literature & More … – The Shillong Times

Netflix acquires rights to Roald Dahl books Streaming giant Netflix got the golden ticket as it acquired the rights to the books from iconic children’s fiction writer Roald DahlThe deal means the streaming giant will own creations like “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” and “The BFG,” reports bbc.com.Netflix will control …

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Rekindling the nostalgia around Soviet-era children’s books

If you grew up in the 1980s, you might remember a time when the classics of Charles Dickens and Jules Verne shared space with books printed in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR). Thick volumes, with glossy pages and vivid illustrations, filled with marine adventures, fairy tales, evolutionary stories …

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The best of Robin Hood on screen and in literature

On the big screen 1991 Prince of thieves is far from Robin’s first cinematic appearance, but it’s certainly one of the most memorable thanks to its all-star cast. Kevin Costner dons the pantyhose in this rendition, taking on Alan Rickman as sheriff – we also see Morgan Freeman as fugitive …

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International Conference on “Effective Visualization and Literature” from Today

International Conference on “Effective Visualization and Literature” from Today Business office: PRERNA College of Commerce is organizing a three-day conference on “Effective Visualization and Literature” in collaboration with Dayanand Arya Kanya Mahavidyalaya, DRB Sindhu Mahavidyalaya and SK Porwal College, Kamptee. The seminar will begin on September 23 at 11 a.m. …

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‘Frustrated’ Northeast Calgary resident Chahal removed campaign materials with incorrect polling address from property

CALGARY – A resident of northeast Calgary had questions for his new MP after his doorbell camera captured Liberal candidate George Chahal apparently removing campaign materials promoting his opponent Jag Sahota. Images show Chahal appearing to pick up a campaign postcard and remove it from a porch in northeast Calgary-Skyview, …

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Ask the author: Johnnie Each

Cedar Rapids teenager Johnnie Each won the 2021 Paul Engle High School Essay Contest for her story of living life with her family in Iowa. Even before winning an essay competition that earned her a year of free tuition at the University of Iowa, Johnnie Each knew she wanted to …

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The Shetland Literature Festival is now open

Mary Paulson-Ellis 2019 Photo: Chris Scott The Shetland Arts literature festival, Wordplay, kicked off its 20th anniversary celebrations on Wednesday with a five-day celebration of the written word. Hosted by author Malachy Tallack, this year’s festival features guest authors of local, national and international acclaim for readings, workshops and school …

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Pityriasis Rosea-like rash as a possible dermatological manifestation after Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine: case report and brief review of the literature. »- Pedrazini – – Dermatological therapy

Pityriasis pink (RA) has manifested in patients with COVID-19 as well as after vaccination protocols against SARS-CoV-2. It has a possible association with the HHV-6B virus (infantile roseola) and can be controlled with antivirals such as acyclovir as well as the amino acid L-Lysine which has shown a positive result …

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where to start with his literature – the Calvert Journal

László Krasznahorkai is probably the best-known contemporary Hungarian author. Her work received the International Booker Prize in 2015, the National Book Award for Translated Literature in 2019, and the America Award for Lifetime Contribution to International Writing in 2014, among many others. Known for his breathtaking and demanding prose and …

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True tales: water problems | Cantonal citizen

By George T. Comeau Historic flooding in the 1880s observed at the Revere & Son mill (Courtesy of the Canton Historical Society) The following is an excerpt from “Water Problems,” the latest installment of True Tales from Canton’s Past by local historian George T. Comeau. It has been a very …

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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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CMSF High School Awards Day Winners

[ad_1] CARRIER MILLS – Carrier Mills-Stonefort High School held its awards day on May 24th. • Ms. Craig, professor of journalism and sponsor of the student newspaper, presented awards to Madison Murphy and Emma Odum for the co-editor’s award for the student newspaper, The Echo. Emmalee Fly and Savannah Stone …

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Chinese Online Literature Writes New Chapters Abroad

[ad_1] Chongqing, July 18 (Xinhua) -With the rapid development of Chinese literature online, Chinese online novels have created a huge fan base abroad. Jiong Jiong You Yao, 32, is one of the most popular online writers in the Chinese urban romance genre. His novel fascinated many loyal foreign fans. “My …

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Bila Hudood, an online Arabic literature festival, transcends borders

[ad_1] Classical Arab writers and poets like Al-Mutanabbi could not have imagined that centuries later, writers would discuss their masterpieces live with an international audience. Thanks to technology, a global audience was recently able to access a recent Arab Literature Festival called “Bila Hudood: Arab Literature Everywhere”. Bila Hudood – …

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International Booker Prize: judges for next year announced

[ad_1] As the 2022 International Booker Prize opens for nominations, the judges for the coveted prize have been announced. This time around, the names include writer and critic Merve Emre, actor Mel Giedroyc, lawyer Petina Gappah and translator Jeremy Tiang. It will be chaired by Frank Wynne, making it the …

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Fauci and Birx warn Scott Atlas is “dangerous”

[ad_1] Newly obtained emails show senior public health officials Antoine FauciAnthony Fauci Israel delivers third dose of Pfizer to adults with weakened immune systems Fauci: ‘horrifying’ to hear CPAC crowd applaud anti-vaccination remarks Ocasio-Cortez hits Boebert to call for an end to extra unemployment benefits MORE and Deborah BirxDeborah Birx …

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The school festival puts literature in the spotlight

[ad_1] A secondary school in Trowbridge is preparing to hold its first literature festival next week. The John of Gaunt School’s Literature Festival, The Word, aims to inspire students with a rich program of activities between Monday and Wednesday July 12-14. The main titles feature slam champion Ash Dickinson and …

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Founder traces Dr Batra’s journey in new book

[ad_1] Dr Mukesh Batra, founder of the chain of homeopathic clinics of Dr Batra, retraces his journey as well as that of his company in his guide in part memory. “The Nation’s Homeopath: How Dr. Batra Became the World’s Largest Chain of Homeopathy Clinics” is an unusual story of entrepreneurship, …

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Brookings register | Sneve recognized by DAR

[ad_1] RAPID CITY – On Friday, June 25, the Medary Chapter of the National Society of the Girls of the American Revolution in Brookings presented acclaimed South Dakota author Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve with the Women in the Arts Recognition Award and the Women in American History Honor. . The …

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Washington People: Rebecca Copeland | Source

[ad_1] Rebecca Copeland, Professor of Japanese Language and Literature in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, is a nationally recognized scholar of modern Japanese literature, translator of contemporary Japanese novels, and now a novelist herself. Copeland is the author of “The Kimono Tattoo,” a mystery set in …

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Political elements make great literature: Mojaffor

[ad_1] Mojaffor Hossain Fiction writer Mojaffor Hossain has said he considers larger-than-life fictions because fictional characters provide insight into different aspects of life. He is inspired by his characters by observing lived reality and the people around him. “I am inspired by real people. I pay attention to the people …

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IEA SSL Annex Reports Gaps in Lifetime SSL Testing Methodologies

[ad_1] LED Magazine stock chart. The International Energy Agency (IEA) Energy Efficient End-Use Equipment (4E) Annex on Solid State Lighting (SSL) has released new research on the state of testing methodologies used to characterize the life of lighting products at the system level. The report titled “Summary of the Literature …

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