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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - LITERATURE

    Hong Kong Book Fair pulls in crowds but needs to attract bigger-name authors

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:07pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... that has David's support is likely to do very well. He's done three out of the past five fairs," says Peter Gordon, editor of the Asian Review of Books. Tang's absence ...

  2. News - World - LITERATURE

    US court rules that first 50 Sherlock Holmes stories are in public domain

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 10:28pm by Reuters

    ... Klinger, editor of The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes and other Holmes books. Klinger had paid the estate a US$5,000 licensing fee for a prior work but sued after refusing to pay another fee for a compendium of new Holmes stories that he and co-editor Laurie King were editing, In the Company of Sherlock Holmes. Their publisher Pegasus Books refused to publish the work after the Conan Doyle ...

  3. News - World - LITERATURE

    Gabriel Garcia Marquez left behind unpublished erotic story, editor says

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 08:36pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Mexico City Family of Nobel Prize winner is considering what to do with the manuscript, editor says Unpublished Garcia Marquez book revealed Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez left behind an unpublished manuscript that he chose not to print while he was alive, an editor has revealed. Cristobal Pera, editorial director of Penguin Random House Mexico, said his ...

  4. News - China Insider - LITERATURE

    Lu Xun’s 220-character letter sold for 6.5 million yuan

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 01:34pm by Chris Luo

    ... commanding such a sky-high price. Each of the characters in the letter has been calculated as being worth almost 30,000 yuan. The letter addressing to Tao Kangde, a prominent publisher and editor ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com A short handwritten letter by the late Lu Xun, a leading figure of modern Chinese literature, about his perspective of learning Japanese, was sold ...

  5. News - World - LITERATURE

    Ernest Hemingway’s 1955 letter to Marlene Dietrich up for auction

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 10:33pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian Graphic Hemingway letter to Dietrich up for sale A surreal, graphic letter from Ernest Hemingway to Marlene Dietrich, in which the author addresses the film star ... Although their letters were full of feeling, they were not lovers, with Hemingway once calling them "victims of un-synchronised passion". "Those times when I was out of love, ...

  6. News - World - LITERATURE

    Playwright Tennessee William’s long-lost romantic tale to run in US magazine

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 08:35pm by GDN

    ... the 1930s," Strand managing editor Andrew Gulli said. "There is a theme of disappointment, the old 'mendacity theme' from Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. He could show how, beneath the cloak ...

  7. News - World - LITERATURE

    Charlie Chaplin novel unveiled

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 07:36pm by AFP

    ... with legendary Russian dancer Vaslav Nijinsky in 1916. The Cineteca describes Chaplin's "vivid, idiosyncratic" writing style which, "unadulterated by editors, moves freely from ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - LITERATURE

    Book review: The Letters of Ernest Hemingway

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 08:49am by McClatchy-Tribune

    ... Steve Paul The Letters of Ernest Hemingway, Volume 2: 1923-1925 edited by Sandra Spanier et al Cambridge University Press 4 stars Steve Paul For all the biographies and critical studies that have been published about Ernest Hemingway in the past 60 years or so, none has really come as close to the man as this collection of letters is now allowing. It's as if we are watching ...

  9. News - World - LITERATURE

    Frederik Pohl, science fiction author and editor, dies at 93

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... He was a literary agent and editor before getting his own work published in science fiction magazines of the 1930s. He is credited with launching the careers of James Blish and Larry Niven. "It is difficult to sum up the significance of Frederik Pohl to the science fiction field in a few words," Pohl's editor James Frenkel said in an obituary released by the family. ...

  10. News - China - LITERATURE

    How foreign authors are willing to bow to China's censors

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 04:09am by NYT

    ... writers and the Chinese editors whose job it is to iron out passages they deem unacceptable. In most instances, she said, the Chinese side refuses to bend. For Western writers, the process can ...




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