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Baldwin, who is best known for his novel Go Tell It on the Mountain, wrote deeply personal stories and essays while examining what it was like to be both Black and homosexual at a time when neither of these identities was accepted by American culture. At the South, agriculture was the chief occupation and tobacco and rice were the two leading staples. For over three generations, the Academy has connected millions of people to great poetry through programs such as National Poetry Month, the largest literary celebration in the world; Poets.org, the Academy’s popular website; American Poets, a biannual literary journal; and an annual series of poetry readings and special events.

Thomas Carlyle: A History of His Life in London, 1834-1881,


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Fuller produced annual poetry, drama, and fiction issues, sponsored literary contests, and gave out literary awards. While I am not overly keen on the competitive nature of literary prizes, they do provide readers with a reasonable introduction to the literature of the period they aim to represent. But the State Department cant keep their own emails. He published Wieland in 1798, and in 1799 published Ormond, Edgar Huntly, and Arthur Mervyn. Students in the MACL Program have come from China, England, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Mexico, the United States, and from across Canada.

Charles Olson's Reading: A Biography


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Here are a few artists that made a name for themselves at the end of the Middle Ages: Donatello - An Italian sculpture known for his statues of David, Mary Magdalene, and the Madonna. The visual landscape, of course, or the depth, elevation, and hues of a cityscape play a part here, as does the way sunlight everywhere etches lines to accentuate forms. A succinct way to describe the frame of mind one should bring to a landscape is to say it rests on the distinction between imposing and proposing one's views.

Vie de Napoléon



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D. – Medieval Gujarati Period Literature tradition in Gujarat is largely linked to the Bhakti Movement and as it swept across most of India during 12th and 17th Century, it began with the Poet Narsinh Mehta (1414-1481) Narsinh Mehta began the rise of Gujarati Literature and is referred as ‘Father of Literature.’ He spent his life practicing and advocating selfless human compassion while facing immense opposition from his community during 1408-80. But if you want to have a great story you need to have an imagination like that of a child's; let your imagination go wild and your pen will surely follow.

British Legends: The Life and Legacy of Jane Austen


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Rotating topics include literature and sexuality, psychological approaches to literature, literature and politics, and other approaches to literature through the lens of other disciplines with emphasis on research. Fifth Course Elements of Literature Student Edition. Gustav Stickley (1858–1942), founder of The United Crafts (later known as the Craftsman Workshops), was a proselytizer of the craftsman ideal. But there was no dramatic tradition in Gaelic culture, which was, as we know, predominately an oral culture.

King Henry VI, Part I (Webster's Afrikaans Thesaurus


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Is brevity or prolixity a quality of these early narrators? Whether the topic is snow, cold, or other icy treats, winter is a frosty focus that will motivate and entertain your class. Thinking interdisciplinarily about a research problem can be a rewarding exercise in applying new ideas, theories, or concepts to an old problem. The Association recognizes exceptional scholarship in and service to the field of children’s literature by annually selecting recipients for awards promoting international scholarship; honoring undergraduate, graduate, and faculty scholarship; honoring lifetime service to the field; and celebrating works of literature for children of high literary merit.

Blue Suburbia: Almost a Memoir



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Longfellow achieved the highest level of acclaim and is often considered the first internationally acclaimed American poet, being the first American poet given a bust in Westminster Abbey's Poets' Corner. [11] Walt Whitman (1819–1892) and Emily Dickinson (1830–1886), two of America's greatest 19th-century poets could hardly have been more different in temperament and style. Attention is paid to the evolution of the author's canon, to the effects of (and on) the literary context, to the relationship between works and biography, and to the historical and cultural context of the writer.

Shrapnel: A Memoir


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All of these questions are, of course, theologically loaded—and deeply controversial. Smith suggests an analogy: we can read poetry as if it were prose, but we would, in the process, miss a crucial dimension of its meaning; similarly, we can read the Bible as if it were merely literature, but we would miss the crucial dimension of its meaning as Scripture. They form a "coherence" of which I once was a part.

The life and works of Charles Lamb (Volume 5)


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Washington Irving 's The Sketch Book of Henry Crayon, Gent. (1819-20) contained stories set in the United States, dealing with the legends and popular folklore of the early Dutch settlers of New York. Rotating topics include medieval romance, Arthurian literature, Chaucer, Shakespeare, Renaissance drama, Renaissance poetry. During that period armed self-defense and slogans such as "Arm yourself or harm yourself' established a social climate that promoted confrontation with the white power structure, especially the police (e.g., "Off the pigs").

Handmade Modern: Mid-Century Inspired Projects for Your Home



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Guys like this who our schools communities and. Recall relevant information from experiences or gather relevant information from print and digital sources; summarize or paraphrase information in notes and finished work, and provide a list of sources. It puts people and the challenges that they face in today’s world in the spotlight. “In quite many books, there are characters from Muslim cultures,” says Antas. “This is a brand new phenomenon in Finland.” For instance Johanna Holmström’s novel Asfaltsänglar (Asphalt Angels) shows, as Holmström says, that “every woman, whether Western or non-Western, wears a price tag.” The author writes in Swedish, one of Finland’s official languages.

Life of Leigh Hunt