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Sex, lies and moral conduct in the first American novel

The Power of Sympathy: or, The Triumph of Nature” (1789) was not just William Hill Brown‘s first novel, but it is also widely considered to be the… 657 more words

Culture & Society

Basque literature in focus

It is always interesting to investigate the links between the supported political independence and the cultural identity of a region: in the case of the Basque country, culture is a big part of what serves the cause for independence on many fronts. 657 more words

Culture & Society

Categorising cell phone novels: minimalist, lazy or else?

When I first heard the words ‘Cell phone novels‘ I honestly had no idea what that would mean. It appears I’m quite a few years behind! 537 more words

Culture & Society