Call it author irony, or the writer’s paradox, but at its root the phenomenon of the existence of great literary works whose creators have endured hard times, or met with tragic ends, is something marveling, if not deeply unsettling to comprehend. 1,410 more words
I have added one more book to my reading since my last post when I said the only book on which I would be focusing this month was… 409 more words
There is a long history of utilizing maps as a mode of literary illustration. The current exhibition Landmarks: Maps As Literary Illustration at Harvard’s Houghton Library in Cambridge, Massachusetts brings together a wonderful collection of more than sixty literary maps of places real and imagined. 63 more words
Where can you find this sculpture of Don Quixote and Sancho Panza kneeling before a bust of Cervantes?
- Jo Mora created this bronze and natural stone sculpture of Don Quixote and Sancho Panza kneeling before a bust of Cervantes. 19 more words