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  1. Cine Files: The Golden Era portrays short life of Chinese novelist Xiao HongRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canada.com

    ... it Manchuria in those days. Her father was an awful man, but her grandfather was kind. She knew about Chinese literature and wrote well, in both senses (that's to say, she was a talented calligrapher and people enjoyed her work, when given the ...

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  2. From BBC to BuzzFeed: lessons in mobile publishingRead the original story

    Thursday | Book trade news from Book2book

    ... the number of kisses in Jane Austen's novels have been counted so you don't have to The sixth meeting of European Literature Days (ELiT) was a literary festival held in the small picturesque town of Spitz in Austria overlooking the River Danube

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  3. New collection explores a quarter century of unfolding Jewish historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Chicago Jewish Community

    ... coming to the Federation, he directed the Anti-Defamation League's Chicago office. He previously taught English Literature at Tel Aviv University for eleven years. The author of a book on the novels of Charles Dickens, he has published widely on ...

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  4. W.Va. schools to honor author Pearl S. BuckRead the original story

    Thursday | Marietta Times

    Buck's novel "The Good Earth" won the Pulitzer Prize in 1932 and helped earn her the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1938.

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  5. torah | What's so special about this Abraham guy?Read the original story

    Thursday | The Jewish News Weekly

    I'm obsessed with the Torah. Specifically, with parshanut, the tradition of Torah commentary that forms a unique genre of Jewish literature.

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  6. Denis Johnson's carefully arranged derangementRead the original story

    Thursday | Los Angeles Times

    Denis Johnson tends to let his work speak for itself. Since the publication of his debut novel, "Angels," in 1983 he's written some of the most essential books in contemporary American literature, but he doesn't often talk about them.

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  7. Interest groups for women's clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.

    ... top seller or perhaps a classic novel. These lively discussions with friends are a great way to stay current with literature and to stimulate the mind. There are also interest groups for those who have creative hearts such as painting, piano, and ...

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  8. Avram's father was not impressed with the cleverness of his son. In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jewish Press

    ... own goals and priorities. We have our own newspapers, music, and books. We now even enjoy a vast body of Torah literature. Whether stories of gedolim or fictional novels that convey Torah values, it is a great accomplishment and necessary to ...

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  9. Acclaimed poet Claudia Rakine will visit Production Studio and WCMARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Manchester Journal

    ... unique business model began in 2009 as an experiment of two friends, No and Matthew Stadler. No had studied literature in college and was a book lover, and Stadler was a writer and editor, so the two of them were concerned by what they perceived as ...

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  10. Oct. 30 to Nov. 5 arts and community events in the Berkshires and Southern VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Berkshire Eagle

    One-person play about W. E. B. Du Bois, 7 p.m. Monday, McConnell Theater, Daniel Arts Center. Duane Bruce, faculty in literature, on the Church Fathers and the late ancient intellectual climate, 3:30 p.m. Monday.

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  11. 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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  12. Iceland Double Winner at Nordic Council PrizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iceland Review

    ... use of water and the production of district heating and electricity from geothermal energy." The Nordic Council Literature Prize 2014 went to the Finnish author Kjell Westo for his novel Mirage 38 , Haakon Ovreas and Oyvind Torseter (illustrator) ...

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  13. Digital Lumens Raises Another $23 Million For Smart LED LightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Forbes.com

    I'm a literature geek fascinated by the transformative role that technology plays in business. I started covering cleantech in 2007, with a particular focus on practical solutions that help companies, cities and communities get closer to their sustainability goals.As a Senior Writer with GreenBiz.com , I chronicle how tech helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions, improve energy efficiency, conserve water and shrink waste.

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  14. George R.R. Martin Writes a Big 'Ice and Fire' HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Wall Street Journal

    ... countries in your fantasy world influenced by Asia, the Middle East and North Africa. In general, though, fantasy literature isn't very diverse. Pretty much all the main characters in the TV version of "Game of Thrones" are white. Why is fantasy so ...

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  15. Likely Stories: You Deserve NothingRead the original story

    Thursday | KWBU-TV Waco

    ... Nothing is his first novel - and what an intense and deeply psychological read it proved to be. William teaches literature and composition. The novel centers on a Senior Seminar at the prestigious high school populated mostly by the children of ...

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  16. Celanese Discusses Innovative Uses for EVA Polymers at AAPSRead the original story

    Thursday | Business Wire

    ... entitled Potential Use of Ethylene Vinyl Acetate Copolymer Excipients in Oral Controlled Release Applications: A Literature Review summarizes the recent developments of EVA-based oral controlled release drug delivery systems. Fifty separate ...

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  17. The Filmmaker Any Cinema-Literature Progressive Must KnowRead the original story

    Thursday | In These Times

    In 1967, Marker captured the defiant we-are-the-99% spirit that shut down the French government the next year. When Chris Marker died in 2012, at the age of 91, a special type of discourse between film and real life vanished.

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  18. BWW:Uk Awards Latest! Miss Saigon, the Crucible, Les Mis Out In FrontRead the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... BroadwayWorld. After spending her formative years reading books and ending up with a Masters degree in English literature from King's College London, it was inevitable that Carrie should be a journalist. Her pure and simple delight in the art-form ...

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  19. Who Says You Can't Quantify Literature?Read the original story

    Thursday | Book trade news from Book2book

    The longest novels, the shortest stories, the number of kisses in Jane Austen's novels have been counted so you don't have to. So here's literature by the numbers, the big and small and in between.

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  20. The Size Of The Open Access MarketRead the original story

    Thursday | Book trade news from Book2book

    ... the number of kisses in Jane Austen's novels have been counted so you don't have to The sixth meeting of European Literature Days (ELiT) was a literary festival held in the small picturesque town of Spitz in Austria overlooking the River Danube

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