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Snippet: Open Yale Course on Cervantes' "Don Quixote"

While browsing for MOOCs, this blogger stumbled upon a free course on Cervantes’ Don Quixote, taught by Yale University’s Professor Roberto González Echevarría.

SOURCE: Open Yale Courses SPAN 300

2015 Classic Reading Challenge

Although 2015 has already passed (nearly) 2 months, I still want to share my personal target to read the globally acclaimed classic literature, both pre- and post- World War II which are compiled in… 151 more words

Reading Challenge

Friday Five. Uninspired.

Happy Friday. It’s Friday Five.

Actually, more like Saturday. It’s about 12+ midnight here in the Philippines.

I was looking forward to January being a good month for me in terms of reading. 763 more words

Weekly Event

REVIEW: COLD COLD HEART by Tami Hoag. . .and other book news

COLD COLD HEART by Tami Hoag | Kirkus.

“In Hoag’s (The 9th Girl, 2013, etc.) latest, talented young newscaster Dana Nolan is left to navigate a psychological maze after escaping a serial killer…A top-notch psychological thriller.” Kirkus… 226 more words

Book Bits

Cervantes experts find casket with his initials on it

Miguel de Cervantes experts, who are searching for author’s remains, discover casket bearing the initials “M.C.” in Madrid convent

Experts searching for the remains of Miguel de Cervantes…

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Tilting at Windmills

It is not the responsibility of knights errant to discover whether the afflicted, the enchained and the oppressed whom they encounter on the road are reduced to these circumstances and suffer this distress for their vices, or for their virtues: the knight’s sole responsibility is to succour them as people in need, having eyes only for their sufferings, not for their misdeeds.

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