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  1. Sometimes You Can't Pick Just 10: Maureen Corrigan's Favorite Books Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | National Public Radio

    ... is composed of a year's worth of recommendations that our antihero - a weary professor of creative writing and literature - is called upon to write for junior colleagues, lackluster students and even former lovers. The gem of a law school ...

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  2. Still in touch with the timesRead the original story

    Monday | McGill News

    ... tough questions are being directed at the humanities themselves. Scholars insist, though, that the study of literature, history and other subjects matter now more than ever. Professor Antonia Maioni teaches a political science class at McGill. ...

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  3. Nicholas Lambros Releases to End All WarRead the original story

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... reason to be immediately drawn into the letter's content and was fascinated by the man who wrote it. "War and literature have enjoyed a peculiar sort of marriage," Lambros said. "The letter I found urged me to research World War I. Although I never ...

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  4. Austin Peay State University Professor Timothy Winters Recognized With Prestigious Teaching AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Clarksville Online

    Dr. Timothy Winters, professor of language and literature at Austin Peay State University, was recently recognized for his performance in the classroom by being named a 2014 recipient of the Society for Classical Studies Collegiate Teaching award. A highly competitive award, the SCS Collegiate Teaching award is recognized as the most prestigious teaching award in North America for classical studies.

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  5. The Republic of Nature: American History is Environmental HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Blog

    ... pleasantly surprised by the latter two. Throughout, Fiege marshals an impressive understanding of the secondary literature, supplemented by select primary sources, to delve into the rhizomatic. Collectively, these chapters demonstrate best what ...

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  6. Butler announces Spring 2015 Visiting Writers SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Nuvo.net

    ... with the LA Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, the Pen/Hemingway Award, the Etisalat Prize for Literature, and the Barnes and Noble Discover Award (second place), as well as been selected for the National Book Foundation "5 Under 35" list ...

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  7. James Patterson donating to independent bookstoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    Thanks to a holiday windfall, Left Bank Books in St. Louis plans to install a security system and possibly update its phones. Strand Book Store in New York City is looking to sponsor field trips that will bring in students from low income neighborhoods.

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  8. Interface-Resolved Network of Protein-Protein InteractionsRead the original story

    Monday | CiteULike

    ... of IINs that merges computational structure-based interface assignment with careful curation of available literature. To complement limited structural data, the inclusion of biochemical data is critical for achieving the accuracy and completeness ...

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  9. Cesar AiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MetaFilter

    ... do whatever I want . At any rate, publishers prefer thick books. But with books , the thicker they are, the less literature they have."" - Csar Aira

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  10. Emeritus Professor of English Charles Boer DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | UConn Advance

    ... while back in Cleveland, he met a former professor from Western Reserve, who convinced him to study comparative literature and teach in the English department at the State University of New York (SUNY) in Buffalo. There, from 1963 to 1966, he ...

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  11. ITV Commissions 13-Part Re-Imagining of BeowulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ComingSoon.net

    Following the announcement three weeks ago of a 10-part Jekyll & Hyde series, ITV has announced this morning they have commissioned a 13-part drama based on another classic piece of literature, Beowful. Described as "an epic re-imagining of one of literature's greatest and most enduring heroes," the series is created by James Dormer , Tim Haines and Katie Newman.

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  12. New Apple Commercial Reminds Us Exactly Why We're Excited For The HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Switched

    ... for themselves, and similar to one of the main characters Pecola... It wasn't until I read this book for a 1960s literature class that it really hit me that I should enhance and embrace my own beauty, instead of morphing myself into somebody else." ...

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  13. Ap Photos: Best of 2014 from Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Miami Herald

    ... died at age 85 in November. And the world mourned the passing of Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Colombian Nobel Literature laureate whose flamboyant and melancholy works outsold everything published in Spanish except the Bible. FILE - In this Nov. 30, ...

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  14. Radio 4 criticised for serialising Hilary Mantel's Margaret Thatcher assassination storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Radio Times

    ... You think they'd learn." A BBC spokesperson said: "Book at Bedtime offers the best of modern and classic literature and, in doing so, presents a wide range of perspectives from around the world. The work of Hilary Mantel a double Booker ...

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  15. ITV to turn Anglo-Saxon poem Beowulf into a westernRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Radio Times

    ITV are planning to turn the scourge of secondary school English classrooms into a Game of Thrones-style drama, described in a release as "an epic re-imagining of one of literature's greatest and most enduring heroes." The epic prose work sees a Scandinavian warrior come to the aid of Danish King Hrothgar, whose home is under attack from a twisted creature called Grendel.

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  16. Hollywood Insider and Author Advocate Lynn Isenberg releases Author Power: Profit Before You PublishRead the original story

    Monday | Digital Post Production

    ... The Today Show, Early Show, Fox News, The New York Times, Business Week, and in global media. She holds a BA in Literature amp; Film from the University of Michigan and a Masters in Spiritual Psychology. A CAA Motion Picture Literary alum turned ...

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  17. Unique letter sent by Camus to Sartre discoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PanArmenian Network

    ... chimney ever since," said Nicolas Lieng of the Le Pas Sage Bookstore, which specialises in 19th- and 20th-century literature. The letter had recently been confided to the bookseller and it was bought by a private French collector about a week ago. ...

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  18. BWW Reviews: Everyman Kills With DEATHTRAPRead the original story

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... graduated from Loyola College, before it had grown up and become Loyola University, where she studied writing, literature, education and drama. She never studied costuming, improv or physical comedy but does them anyway. She thinks of herself as a ...

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  19. Hammour Ziada Wins 2014 Mahfouz prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Egypt Today

    Sudanese writer and Cairo resident Hammour Ziada won the 2014 Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature for his second novel Shawq el Darwish . The award is given out by the AUC Press on December 11, birthday of the late Nobel Laureate, for the best contemporary novel published in Arabic but not yet translated in English.

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  20. Confidence-based Reasoning in Stochastic Constraint ProgrammingRead the original story

    Monday | CiteULike

    ... problems demonstrates the effectiveness of our approach. 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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