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  1. Could Technology Save The Short Story?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Prague Post

    ... of the short story and how various technologies may be used to save it. The short story has been a staple of literature for hundreds of years. Many of the greatest writers of the past and present have honed their craft writing short stories and ...


  2. Death of Active Management Has Been Greatly ExaggeratedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Big Picture

    ... the traditional Fama-French models (listen to my interview with Rob Arnott of Research Affiliates). The academic literature on the topic of market performance implies a series of selection factors that drive portfolio returns. Investors can purchase ...


  3. Readers, RejoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | D Magazine

    ... it's safe to say that the upcoming roster remains true to this precedent. With esteemed writers in the fields of literature, art, architecture, religion, history, and performing arts, this season is worth celebrating! Artist and activist Kimothy Joy ...


  4. For Glenn Close, the Seventh Nomination Just May Be the CharmRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New York Times

    Early in "The Wife," Joan Castleman listens in as her celebrated husband, Joe, receives the call that writers dream of: He has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. As the speaker extols him for reinventing the very nature of storytelling, the camera zooms in on Joan, portrayed by Glenn Close, her eyes registering a rapid succession of barely perceptible emotions: victory, awe, disbelief, pride, bitterness, even rage.


  5. Review: Glenn Close and Jonathan Pryce delve into the dark bargains of marriage in a The WifeaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the 40-year relationship of Joan and Joe Castleman, played by Close and Pryce. When Joe wins the Nobel Prize for literature, the award exacerbates strains in the marriage and exposes arrangements that may have outlived their usefulness. But, as its ...


  6. Debut authors come to fore in DSC PrizeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    New Delhi, Aug 20 : About 30 per cent of the 88 entries received for the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2018 are by first-time authors, highlighting the proliferation of debut novelists writing about the region. "The total number of eligible entries received this year is 88, which is the highest ever for the prize since its inception in 2010.


  7. Selwyn R. Cudjoe: A Wounded AnimalRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Trinidad and Tobago News

    ... not expect from him [Howe] at least some understanding of the ironies of history and its devious little sister, literature?" Many of Naipaul's admirers know little (and care even less) about the particular Caribbean context out of which Naipaul's ...


  8. Longevity examined: an ancient Greek's very modern views on ageingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Nature

    ... It joins the extraordinary archive of Galen's medical writing, which comprises around 10% of extant ancient Greek literature. As Johnston clarifies, Galen thought of ageing holistically, as a lifelong process with a number of stages, of which three ...


  9. Outside-the-box thinking: Arts can lead you anywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... to be curious about the world, about your surroundings and about the reasons behind actions. I pursued English Literature after my Leaving Certificate because I wanted to dig deeper into a subject I was passionate about. It opened my eyes to the ...


  10. System provides age-appropriate blend of paper and digital resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | District Administration

    ... esence in Texas with STAAR MASTER, the Company operates a line of Learning Centers under the TEST SMART brand and literature guides under the NOVEL UNITS brand. ECS Learning Systems announced the acquisition of PREPWORKS in May 2018.


  11. Exhibition of photographs by Wilhelm von Gloeden on view at Shin GalleryRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... and Wilde's deep connection to Von Gloeden and Sicily, we juxtapose the photographs alongside Wilde's revised literature of The Picture of Dorian Gray. The work is considered to be one of the best-known homoerotic novels by Wilde. In the story, ...


  12. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society review: This Lily James film is delightfulRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... an in-joke. The excuse works. And it leads to something real. The group of delinquents develops a deep love for literature that an avid reader like me could not help but empathise. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society comes into being. ...


  13. Bob Dylan - Reviews Are in ahead of NZ TourRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama, and in 2016, was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. Last in New Zealand for three arena shows in 2014, Bob Dylan and his band are a commanding force on stage. To experience Bob Dylan ...


  14. Control design of an electro-hydraulic actuator for variable-geometry suspension systemsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... algorithm is demonstrated through simulation examples. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or literature and provides bibliographic (which means it makes bibliographies) for universities and higher education establishments. It helps ...


  15. VS Naipaul: his own personRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Spiked

    ... later, Naipaul had collected a string of literary awards. He won the Booker Prize in 1971 and the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2001. He wrote 13 major works of fiction and much more non-fiction about his extensive travels across the world. Naipaul ...


  16. Characterization of mutation spectrum and identification of novel...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or literature and provides bibliographic (which means it makes bibliographies) for universities and higher education establishments. It helps ...


  17. Exclusive for MoS readers: Explore Carcassonne with writer Kate MosseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... Women's Prize for Fiction, Kate was awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List in 2013 for services to literature. Kate divides her time between West Sussex and Carcassonne, which is the inspiration for her historical fiction. Burning ...


  18. Alice in Wonderland artist dies aged 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | The Mercury

    ... was depicted as Alice, surrounded by teapots and white rabbits. She had introduced him to the classic works of literature and they first listened to Lewis Carroll's tale of Alice and the topsy-turvy world via audiobook. Between 1956 and 1957, he ...


  19. VS Naipaul gave writers in once-colonised countries confidence. But he also exonerated colonialismRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... we do not stop there, with ritual valediction. Naipaul's passing is an occasion for reflection upon the role of literature, of language, in shaping our perceptions of the world. For all the clear-eyed, amused honesty of his early fictions, Naipaul's ...


  20. John Calder, British Publisher Who Fought Censorship, Dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... S. Burroughs and Nathalie Sarraute in Britain. He published the works of nearly 20 winners of the Nobel Prize in Literature, including Beckett, the Irish playwright whose existential tragicomedy, " Waiting for Godot ," transformed contemporary ...