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Several months ago in this column, I bemoaned the fact that the vast majority of Israeli literature never sees translation into English.
Should states lower the drinking age to 18?
Could you have a romantic liaison with someone of opposite political beliefs to you?
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Books: PEN Canada presents the newest event in the Ideas in Dialogue series- Literature of the Self , a discussion between CBC's Jian Ghomeshi and author Sheila Heti.
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AndrA© Schiffrin, who died on December 1 of pancreatic cancer at age 78, made a lasting impression as longtime managing director of publishing at Pantheon Books, followed by his co-founding The New Press, a not-for-profit.
SFWA has named Samuel R. Delany, Jr. as the 2013 DAMON KNIGHT MEMORIAL GRAND MASTER for his contributions to the literature of Science Fiction and Fantasy.
When Jack Yerby taught at Clovis Junior High School in New Mexico, he discovered that the boys in his classes often stopped reading in middle school.
For four years now, Viracocha has been one of San Francisco's most cherished live performance venues and most unusual stores.
In "The Uncommon Reader" by Alan Bennett, the queen of England is meandering about her grounds one day following her corgis as they bark up an awful racket.
"The Teacher From the Black Lagoon & Other Story Books," a musical revue based on favorite contemporary children's literature, comes to the Clemens Center in Elmira on Tuesday.
There's no doubt that public education has neglected World War I, with history teachers squeezing in a few lectures before launching into succeeding conflicts.
It was all started by Richard Cooper , a University of Kent graduate who was considering taking a creative writing course there.
Inspirational literature is literature that can change and transform a reader's life.
From Ben Franklin's " Poor Richard's Improved " to Sonia Sotomayor's " My Beloved World ," nearly 100 titles of fiction, nonfiction, plays and poetry begin the initial roll of Books that Shaped Work in America -a Centennial project of the U.S. Department of Labor in partnership with the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress .
Ah, the wingman. An important role not just in the world of dating and episodes of How I Met Your Mother , but also in the world of literature.
A middle-aged bachelor teaching English Literature at Oxford proposes to publish a children's fantasy: in most publishers' offices, it is a proposal destined for the wastepaper basket.
Human-read audiobooks are an ideal way for blind and visually impaired people to consume books and literature, but audiobooks are generally more expensive than print e-books.
A scene from "Rikyu ni Tazuneyo" featuring Sen no Rikyu , centre, at a tea ceremony.