Literature Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Oscillatory brain activity during multisensory attention reflects...Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 25 | CiteULike

    ... at different frequencies during multisensory attention. 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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  2. Author to get masterclass in writing thanks to major publisherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | South Wales Argus

    ... validation, guidance, and focus. They nurture talent and help writers find and build their voice. "For literature and readers, these programmes help to fill gaps to provide a fuller representation of the society we live in today. I'm so excited to ...

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  3. The Greatest Book Deal Ever.Read the original story

    Friday Mar 24 | Languagehat.com

    ... the publisher to own the work for only eight years, it remains the highest figure ever paid for a work of literature," Bellos writes: "In terms of gold it would have weighed around ninety-seven kilos [213 pounds]. It was enough money to build a ...

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  4. A challenge: Read more diverse booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | The Times

    ... essays. In fact, it has a vital place in your home: A movement has bloomed in recent years to expand diversity in literature, particularly in the children's book market. At first glance, it may seem like a sales tactic or political statement instead ...

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  5. Genome-wide association analysis identifies novel loci for chronotype ...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 24 | CiteULike

    ... and life-history variables such as educational attainment. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or literature and provides bibliographic (which means it makes bibliographies) for universities and higher education establishments. It ...

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  6. Thank you, Lynette Williamson: An essay on death and acceptance arrives in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Salon

    ... an essay from her friend Lynette Williamson that reflected on how a lifetime of reading and teaching high school literature helped her prepare to die. Lynette, who taught Anne's now-grown children, had been diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral ...

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  7. What do we make of folks who are fans of Jane Austen... and Breitbart?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... "rational, compassionate, liberal-minded." This is an idea with a powerful hold on the liberal mind - that great literature and art inoculate against illiberalism, that high culture properly interpreted offers a natural rebuke to all that is cruel, ...

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  8. Book: The Novel 'Goodbye, Bird' by the Armenian Author Aram Pachyan...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 24 | Groong

    ... fiction and non-fiction, and has won several awards and prizes, including the honorable Presidential Prize for Literature in Armenia. His first novel, Goodbye, Bird became a national bestseller in 2012 and is still at the top of the charts for ...

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  9. Tolkien Reading Day: How to Celebrate the Literary LegendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | MLive.com

    ... of the most distinguished Oxford University professors. Teaching Anglo-Saxon studies then English language and literature, Tolkien began writing stories using elements of Celtic, Nordic and English folklore. His fanciful descriptions and stubborn ...

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  10. Transitioning in Life and Literature: Jennifer Finney BoylanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Publishers' Weekly

    In Jennifer Finney Boylan's new thriller, 'Long Black Veil,' the author takes on the pains and joys of baring secrets. There's a haunted house in every book I write, if you look hard enough," Jenny Boylan says.

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  11. Arts students: Cliches vs. realitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | 24 Hours

    ... hope of addressing and dispelling some of those stereotypes. Charmaine, who studies Creative Writing and English Literature at UBC, says that writers are often stereotyped as moody, lonely, and disorganized. For her, it's not that simple. "I would ...

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  12. Interview: PNG women's anthology looks beyond the mythsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Asopa People

    A new anthology of literature by Papua New Guinea women is challenging the traditional attribution of women's successes to a male reference point. My Walk to Equality was launched this month in PNG and Australia, a milestone publication of poetry, fiction and essays written by 45 PNG women.

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  13. Socrates, the (good) soap operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... Athens and Sparta (which we know mainly through Thucydides' The Peloponnesian War), and the trial of Socrates. In literature and the public imagination, Greek history has generally been underexploited in comparison with the Roman period; here's a ...

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  14. Piglia, the writer who loved Buenos Aires's caf sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... a literary caf. It was then that the name of Ricardo Piglia emerged, that of a central figure in the 20th-century literature of Argentina - a narrator and essayist, a professor at numerous universities, a master to two generations, and the author of ...

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  15. 'Battlefield Earth' Audiobook Nominated for Two Audie AwardsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... our time. In celebration of his fiftieth anniversary as an author, he again returned to the forefront of popular literature with his monumental epics Battlefield Earth and the ten-volume Mission Earth series. Together, these titles dominated ...

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  16. Jane Austen faked her marriage twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | The Daily Star

    ... realistically depicting the life of the British gentry in the Georgian era, have become classics of English literature. They are taught in schools and are also regularly adapted on screen, especially "Pride and Prejudice" and "Sense and ...

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  17. Innovative Sensor Monitors Fruit CargoRead the original story

    Friday Mar 24 | ECNmag

    ... the fruit is X-rayed, and a computer algorithm creates the average shape and texture of the fruit. From the literature or based on their own measurements, the researchers then determine the exact composition of the fruit's flesh (usually a ...

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  18. Copy Number Loss of the Interferon Gene Cluster in Melanomas Is...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 24 | CiteULike

    ... augmenting both activities may be most beneficial. 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. 'The Handmaid's Tale' trailer is getting a lot of people talking about Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Mashable

    In case you hadn't heard, dystopian literature from previous decades is currently all the rage and The Handmaid's Tale is the latest novel to re-emerge today. The trailer for the Hulu television show based on Margaret Atwood's 1985 book was released Thursday to a variety of responses.

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  20. Cynthia Revels Releases Sci-fi Adventure Novel 'Immersion'Read the original story

    Friday Mar 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    When Cynthia Revels was teaching a credit recovery class for students at risk of failing high school, she found out these students do not like to read what their teacher wanted them to read in literature class because they find it boring. That is when she decided to write a novel that they could easily relate to.

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