Literature

از مقالات دائرة المعارف ادبیات جهان جلد 75 هفتاد و پنجم از نسل قلم

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Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli leads the historic fight against the unprecedented overreach of the federal government. With Obamacare and agencies like the EPA, the FCC, and the National Labor Relations Board attempting to exercise unprecedented control over the American people, the Oba...

Orphaned sixteen-year-old Susanna Coffin assumes responsibility for her younger brother. She also becomes a "conductor" on the Underground Railroad, meeting escaping slaves at the boat and driving them northward.

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Ineens stond er niet ver van mij af een jonge vrouw op die ik nog niet had waargenomen. Ik drukte me zo plat mogelijk in de helm en keek door mijn telelens naar haar. Ik zag de korrels zand op haar billen en rug zitten alsof ze van wellustig schuurpapier gevouwen was. Toen draaide ze zich om en h...

"True Stories" is one of Vincent Zandri's most anthologized short stories. Based on the true story of Zandri having tackled and apprehended a car thief who was rampaging through his upstate New York neighborhood, this literary thriller begins with a "seed of truth" around which grow invented circ...

When Desiree Washington ventures into the darkly glittering world of legendary singer Bebe Jones, she gets more than just a job. She gets a family in crisis, a diva meltdown, and a head full of stitches... The Unraveling of Bebe Jones revolves around the rich and famous Jones family and the peopl...

Camino a Auschwitz y otras historias de resistencia nos transporta a una épica en extinción, la de los partisanos, mártires y sobrevivientes del Holocausto, a través de una narración que se desliza entre la pesadilla de los campos y la hazaña del levantamiento del gueto de Varsovia, para viajar l...

This scientific page-turner, with brilliantly colored illustrations, tracks the life story of one green darner dragonfly. His name is Anax. He is hatched in a swamp in western New York, but he grows up to migrate hundreds of miles away, down the eastern seacoast, to Florida. Each stage of Anax's ...

Στα δέκα διηγήματα αυτού του βιβλίου, οι ήρωες είναι αφομοιωμένοι από τον αυτοματισμό και την επαναληπτικότητα της εργασίας. Ένας εντατικός εσωτερικός ρυθμός διέπει την κίνηση του σώματος και του νου, και αποτυπώνεται στη γλώσσα των αφηγητών. Όμως η μηχανική ροή και η μοναχικότητα της εργασίας οδ...

This volume of Pinter's collected screenplays contains: "The French Lieutenant's Woman", "The Heat of the Day", "The Comfort of Strangers", "The Trial" and "The Dreaming Child".

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A capsule collection of surreal short stories from one of Australia's rising stars. A woman arrives on the seventh level of Heaven, only to realise it is a trading floor where the dead swap their karma before rebirth. In a Sydney laboratory, a vagrant participates in cosmeceutical trials in retur...

الأدب هو روح العصر، والأديب هو المُعبِّر عما يجول في نفوس معاصريه، والرَّاصِدُ لديناميكية المجتمع، ومارون عبود هو ابن المجتمع اللبناني؛ حيث عايش أحزانه وآلامه، ولم يكن لأدبه أن ينفصل عن هذا الواقع المرير الذي عاشته لبنان في ظل الاحتلال الفرنسي الذي استمر قُرابة سبعة وعشرين عامًا، وكأديب قام مارون...

The distinguished Nigerian playwright directed the first performance of this play at the Arts Theatre at the University of Ibadan. Osofisan's incisive vision is put at the service of oppressed humanity. His over-riding theme is that the machinery of oppression in human society is created by man, ...

Glossolalia: speaking in tongues is a powerful poetic exploration of the last years of the 20th century, spoken in a multitude of interlocking tongues. A deep exploration of human experience, ranging from loss and genocide to joy and childbirth, Ned Hayes uses a multivalent language, ranging wide...

After months of loneliness, a little chickadee realizes that he misses someone in particular. He writes constantly and waits for her return, but time slowly trickles by with no end in sight. There's something he's been meaning to tell her--something very, very special. Will he get the chance? 15 ...

Διηγήματα : Το πιο χαρακτηριστικό βιβλίο της δεκαετίας του ΄90.

Ιστορίες για την αφρόκρεμα της διαφήμισης. Πρωταγωνιστές του νέοι, δυναμικοί, ματαιόδοξοι, σε μια πόλη που φαίνεται λογική αλλά δεν είναι. Το βιβλίο αυτό έγινε bestseller και ο τίτλος του «Όχι πια σεξ, μόνο φίλοι» χρησιμοποιεί...