Greatest works of literature

Greatest works of literature

APRIL 25, 2018

What s the greatest literature ever? Select any period or type of literature from the buttons on the side of this or any page to browse Editor Eric s list of the one thousand greatest-ever novels, stories, plays, poetry, and other works of creative literature. On the lists, see links to available commentaries on authors and…

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Great Black books

Great Black books

NOVEMBER 18, 2014

Other Name: Albert Francis “Al” Simmons First Appearance: Spawn #1 (1992) Created By: Todd McFarlane Publisher: Image Comics Bursting onto the comic book scene in 1992, Spawn became an instant hit. (The first issue sold 1.7 million copies.) The anti-hero, created by Todd McFarlane, earned his powers from Malebolgia, one of the…

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Colonial American Authors

Colonial American Authors

AUGUST 24, 2015

(The following article is taken from the U.S. Department of State publication USA Literature in Brief.) Early American and Colonial Period to 1776 By Kathryn VanSpanckeren American literature begins with the orally transmitted myths, legends, tales, and lyrics (always songs) of Indian cultures. There was no written literature…

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American Authors Tour

American Authors Tour

JANUARY 17, 2013

On the surface, American Authors appear to be like most bands that appeal to the teen music fan set and to some extent that view is correct. The Brooklyn-based band that headlined the Honda Civic Tour at Austin s Mohawk last night goes deeper than that though. In fact, the band has impressive credentials as the members met at…

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American Authors Believers

American Authors Believers

AUGUST 05, 2015

By chris king 4ever i have no comment not amazing by harshtruth11 i don t really like it but it s not the worst ever. Tiesto has something up his sleeve by Miami italiano To the reviewer who says it is a bad song, but not the worst ever: You are just going to have to listen to this song at one of Tiesto s concerts then. When…

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American Gothic Authors

American Gothic Authors

OCTOBER 14, 2015

In compiling 40 short stories that represent the 200-year history ofgothic fiction in America, from Washington Irving s classicThe Legend of Sleepy Hollow to Stephen King sThe Reach, Oates employs a eclectic and elastic definition of the genre. In her cogent introduction, she writes that she soughtthe range, depth, audacity…

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American Naturalist Authors

American Naturalist Authors

MAY 27, 2014

The logical outgrowth of literary Realism was the point of view known as Naturalism. This literary movement, like its predecessor, found expression almost exclusively within the novel. Naturalism also found its greatest number of practitioners in America shortly before and after the turn of the twentieth century. Naturalism…

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