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Madame Bovary Readalong

Alas, I didn’t get a chance until now to post about this Madame Bovary readalong that I’ve joined. The readalong started April 1 and it’s being hosted by… 346 more words

Books

Recent Reads: "Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell" by Susanna Clarke

I’ve decided to go back to doing individual Recent Reads, rather than lumping them together into periodic installments. So, without further ado…

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell… 657 more words

Recent Reads

This Summer at The Newberry: Dostoevsky’s Petersburg Tales

What is the nature of Dostoevsky’s art and how did it evolve from his early fiction to his mature works of the 1860s and 1870s? … 731 more words

Literature

THE BLACK WOLVES AND BLACK DEMONS OF LOVE

A Winter Dream

by Arthur Rimbaud

In Winter we`ll travel in a little pink carriage

With cushions of blue.

We`ll be fine. A nest of mad kisses waits…

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Literature

#TCMoby: The Summer of Moby-Dick Approaches

Hello friends.

Summer 2014 is looming and a number of us Twin Cities Twitterers are doing a Moby-Dick Or, The Whale read-along. If you’ve always wanted to read  192 more words

21st Century Literature

THE LORD AND LOVER OF HER SOUL

Forever — is composed of Nows

by Emily Dickinson

Forever–is composed of Nows–

`Tis not a different time–

Except for infiniteness–

And latitude of home–

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Literature