Literature Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Life of Pi author Yann Martel calls Saskatoon homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Canada.com

    Not long after collecting one of English literature's most prestigious prizes, Yann Martel accepted a position as the Saskatoon Public Library's writer-in-residence and moved to the city from Montreal. It was, the Spanish-born author who won the 2002 Man Booker Prize for his fantastical novel Life of Pi admitted in an interview with the Saskatoon StarPhoenix at the time, an odd decision.

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  2. Chronic Adaptations to Eccentric Training: A Systematic Review.Read the original story

    Monday | CiteULike

    ... associated with strength, power and speed performance. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or literature and provides bibliographic (which means it makes bibliographies) for universities and higher education establishments. It helps ...

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  3. Five reasons to live in Bath, SomersetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Financial Times

    ... regularly hosts pre-West End productions and the  Bath Festival - an amalgam of the city's renowned Literature Festival and International Music Festival - packs out the city for 10 days each May. Country getaways are temptingly close. Try  ...

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  4. Writing Against Racial Injury: The Politics of Asian American Student RhetoricRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 28 | TCRecord

    ... studies of educational activism from the 1970s and the early 2000s. The book draws upon ethnic studies and literature scholar Carl Gutierrez-Jones's notion of a rhetoric of injury (2001). This problematizes the ways discussions of race in education ...

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  5. Drinking Midnight Wine by Simon R. GreenRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2010 | SF Site

    Simon R. Green Simon R. Green was born in 1955 in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England. He obtained an M.A. in Modern English and American Literature from Leicester University and he also studied history and has a combined Humanities degree.

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  6. Je t'aime, Brigitte! Jan Moir as agony aunt to MacronRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... Jesuit school in my hometown of Amiens, I was remembered as a brilliant, precocious boy who loved the theatre and literature. I wrote a novel about the Spanish conquistadors - and dreamed of seducing my fair teacher between lessons. Excuse-moi, ...

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  7. Anti-Censorship Coalition Pushes Back Against Challenge of Manga...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boise Weekly

    ... to argue that removing the book would "set a harmful precedent that, for example, could see a classic work of literature that contains adult language, or an art history textbook that includes a nude, be kept away from teens." The coalition even ...

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  8. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Courier

    A novel that explores the human side of organ transplantation through the story of a single heart won the medically themed Wellcome Trust Book Prize on Monday. French author Maylis de Kerangal's "Mend the Living" beat five other finalists to the 30,000-pound prize, which aims to bridge the gap between literature and science.

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  9. Transplant novel 'Mend the Living' wins Wellcome book prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    " A novel that explores the human side of organ transplantation through the story of a single heart won the medically themed Wellcome Trust Book Prize on Monday. French author Maylis de Kerangal's "Mend the Living" beat five other finalists to the 30,000-pound prize, which aims to bridge the gap between literature and science.

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  10. Strout is back to brilliant form in 'Anything Is Possible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    Strout is back to brilliant form in 'Anything Is Possible' This collection of linked stories may remind readers of Strout's 'Olive Kitteridge.' Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2oYJPql Her latest, Anything Is Possible , is Strout's best book since Olive Kitteridge , her dazzling, 2008 Pulitzer Prize-winning collection of stories about a curmudgeonly Mainer.

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  11. Breaking Climate Change Research (Embargoed) Shows Global Warming Making Oceans More ToxicRead the original story

    Monday | Newswise

    ... US. "It was amazing and reassuring to see our hindcast models fall in-line with observations reported in the literature over the past 30 years," said co-author, Dr. Theresa Hattenrath-Lehmann, a post-doctoral scholar in the Gobler Lab at Stony Brook ...

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  12. Young at heart: Los Osos author Robin Mellom pens children's novelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New Times SLO

    ... three months or so to write a draft of a novel. NT : As someone who's in that world of writing and consuming literature for children and young adults, what would your response be to those who have a stigma about adults reading that genre? RM : I ...

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  13. Twelve Questions with Passchendaele Society director Greg HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... manager until quitting at age 59. Did you always want to be a banker? It's funny, if I had my life over I'd study literature instead of maths and economics but I got married very young and had three children to support so the bank was a means to an ...

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  14. A French election is not like a US election.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sic Semper Tyrannis 2005

    ... thing about him is his marriage. His wife is 24 years his senior. She was his high school Latin and French literature teacher at a Jesuit school in Amiens. He was 15 when they became "an item." She divorced her first husband to marry Macron in 2007. ...

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  15. Bad Air Contributing to Poor Mental Health and Being UnhappyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Blog

    ... evaluate the social and economic effects of air pollution in low-income countries, Chen's work contributes to the literature by adding air pollution to the list of risk factors for depression in the part of the world. Further research is needed into ...

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  16. Teacup Gorilla Releases Video For "Just Like That"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Denver Westword

    ... a kind of David Byrne-esque dance," he says. The band, which has been around since 2010, has roots in theater and literature, often playing at poetry readings by bassist and singer Miriam Suzanne, whose 2015 novel Riding Side Saddle which is printed ...

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  17. Brigitte Macron was Emmanuel's teacher when he was 15. Now, she's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | National Post

    ... recovery with an unemployment rate still at 10 percent. An outspoken 5-foot-4 inch former high school French literature and Latin teacher, Brigitte comes from a bourgeois family, named Trogneux, renowned for its chocolate factory in the Northern ...

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  18. Solid Texture Synthesis from 2D ExemplarsRead the original story

    Monday | CiteULike

    ... textures with a large number of channels per texel. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or literature and provides bibliographic (which means it makes bibliographies) for universities and higher education establishments. It helps ...

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  19. Could the language barrier actually fall within the next 10...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Albany Times Union

    ... can "learn," it will learn. And it's safe to assume that any finite set of data (like every single work of literature ever written) will eventually make its way into the cloud. Simply put: because this is not how languages work. Even if the Florida ...

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  20. Now, Delhi University students to study Chetan Bhagat's Five Point SomeoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Indian Express

    ... novel Five Point Someone. The second-year undergraduate students will pursue this novel in the Popular Literature paper in the Generic Elective offered under the Choice-Based Credit System (CBCS). The paper is meant for non-English (Hons) students. ...

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