Najlepšie aktuálne články na téma Literatúra na Internetu Literatúra 144 144 Logo Cultural Studies: Men Have Book Clubs, Too An all-male book club in California has a rule: “No books by women about women.” Wed, 04 May 2016 18:36:47 GMT Climate change is corroding our values, says Naomi Klein The need for fossil fuels is destroying regions and communities, causing war and famine in the process, argues the activist and authorClimate change is spawning injustice, racism, intolerance and wars, according to author and political activist .“It is not about things getting hotter and wetter but things getting meaner and uglier, unless we change the corrosive values that are pitting people... Thu, 05 May 2016 00:59:51 GMT Quidditch World Cup 2016 hopes to feature first African team A Ugandan team is raising money to attend the real-world championship of the broomstick-borne sport played in the Harry Potter novelsA crowdfunding campaign aiming to make Uganda the first African team to compete in the has more than quadrupled its goal, less than two weeks after launch.The worldwide quidditch tournament is due to take place on 23 and 24 July in Frankfurt. The competition, run... Wed, 04 May 2016 15:20:36 GMT Encounters: The Intellectual in Air Jordans The writer Mychal Denzel Smith brings hip-hop style to a cultural role once played by James Baldwin. Wed, 04 May 2016 17:58:41 GMT Literary Mixtape: David Means's soundtrack for reflecting on the Vietnam War David Means shares the music that inspired his latest book – part Vietnam War novel, part reflection on the nature of memory. From the tunes soldiers listened to, to The National, here is his playlistBy David Means for , part of the Certain songs seem to be addressing the future while also casting an eye back into some deep, strange history; other songs – for me – seem to be about not only... Wed, 04 May 2016 18:00:21 GMT If The Borrowers are 'unviable', what about other children's classics? A shocking new report claims that Mary Norton’s miniature people would struggle to survive in real life, casting doubt on many other much-loved characters from childhood readingDiving intrepidly into the Journal of Interdisciplinary Science Topics, has unearthed a troubling new paper for all fans of . According to , it seems Arrietty, Pod and Homily would have rather a tough time of it.Being... Wed, 04 May 2016 15:00:11 GMT When authors' prejudices ruin their books The unsavoury attitudes found in novels from writers such as GK Chesterton and Susan Coolidge have ruined some of the fiction I loved most as a child. But where do you draw the line when you return to tainted classics?When I was 10 or 11, I was consumed by a passion for Golden Age detective fiction. I browsed mildew-smelling secondhand bookshops for Dorothy L Sayers and Arthur Conan Doyle,... Wed, 04 May 2016 13:48:24 GMT Modern Love: The Modern Love Podcast: ‘A Second Embrace’ The writer Cheryl Strayed reads the story of a divorced couple who reunite to experience life and love through new eyes. Wed, 04 May 2016 23:11:58 GMT Children’s Books: ‘I Am Pan!’ by Mordicai Gerstein A new book from the Caldecott Medalist Mordicai Gerstein stars the boisterous Pan, that most un-godlike of ancient Greek gods. Wed, 04 May 2016 14:00:01 GMT Have novellas become the happy medium between a tweet and tome? | Nick Earls In an era of endless digital distractions, books have become mountains few readers want to climb. It’s time the publishing industry embrace the novella“I love reading but I just don’t have the time any more.” How often do I hear that? Regularly. Too often from people who used to read my novels but who haven’t lately, and feel compelled to run the “it’s not you, it’s me” line.... Thu, 05 May 2016 06:05:22 GMT