Najlepšie aktuálne články na téma Literatúra na Internetu Literatúra 144 144 Logo Morrissey wins bad sex award for love scenes in debut novel List of the Lost Singer’s description of a ‘giggling snowball of full-figured copulation’ helped him gain dubious victorySinger Morrissey’s reference to a “bulbous salutation” in his debut novel helped him win the bad sex award on Tuesday.Sex scenes in his book List of the Lost swayed the judges, it was announced at a lavish ceremony presented by Nancy Dell’Olio. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 21:14:06 GMT Campaigners lambast Amazon with crowdfunded spoof advert to deter Christmas sales Amazon Anonymous van drove through central London emblazoned with the line: ‘Enjoy unlimited instant tax dodging subsidised by government hand-outs. Anywhere, anytime’ Anti-Amazon campaigners drove a van through central London yesterday that was emblazoned with a crowdfunded, fake Amazon advert attacking the online retailer’s alleged tax avoidance. Booksellers have championed the now annual... Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:54:19 GMT ‘The Book Cover in the Weimar Republic’ and ‘Graphic Passion’ A new collection of book covers, jackets and bindings from the years of the Weimar Republic, and a catalog of Matisse’s work in the book arts. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 11:30:01 GMT Translation Tuesday: Okinawa, Mon Amour by Betina González In this story set in 80s Japan, South-American and Japanese schoolchildren lie down on train tracks and reminisce about legends of wars past – until a very real conflict disrupts their blissful youthBy and for by , part of the In Japan everything always happened in reverse: wolves did not eat people, kamikazes were not afraid of death, grumpy people smiled, and Cinderella was a stoker’s... Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:00:03 GMT Shami Chakrabarti criticises 'Orwellian' political language after Paris attacks Delivering this year’s Reading Agency lecture in London, the director of Liberty condemns the use of ‘palatable euphemisms’ by political leaders Shami Chakrabarti warned yesterday that our leaders in the “misjudged misnamed ‘War on Terror’” have fallen into a “language trap that both dignifies the enemy and undermines our own democratic doctrine”.The director of the human rights... Tue, 01 Dec 2015 14:06:38 GMT A Song for Ella Grey is a children’s book – and a great one Children’s author is ‘not a book for children’ – but young readers must come to their own conclusionsAlice in Wonderland, celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, was for a long time banned from classrooms in New Hampshire for references to sexual fantasies and masturbation. Try any classic children’s text, from Alice to Harry Potter – copies of which have been burned in protest... Tue, 01 Dec 2015 14:30:09 GMT ‘Map: Exploring the World,’ ‘The Curious Map Book’ and More Several new books explore the power of spatial representations and how they shape our perceptions of reality. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 11:30:01 GMT Roundup: Hollywood: Debbie Reynolds, Mickey Rooney, David Lynch and More In her new book, Reynolds puts the spotlight mostly on entertainers she has known and liked throughout the years. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 11:30:01 GMT Michael Riedel’s ‘Razzle Dazzle: The Battle for Broadway’ A rollicking, authoritative and valuable history of Broadway. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 11:30:01 GMT Why the time is now for YA speculative fiction Laxmi Hariharan explains why speculative fiction genre is on the rise in YA. She also tells us what it is, what it’s for and how you’ve probably read some without realising! All through my teens I was too afraid to experiment. Maybe it’s a measure of the society where I grew up (in Mumbai), where compliance to the larger system was demanded as the route to success; success itself being... Tue, 01 Dec 2015 10:15:36 GMT