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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:10am by Mark Peters

    ... with anti-semitic stereotypes. Despite Adolf Hitler using his music at Nazi events, Wagner's influence has resonated across literature, with Anglo-American poet W.H. Auden proclaiming him "perhaps ... is regarded as one of the most important works of 20th-century modernist literature. Its title is also the name of a 2009 hit single by rock band Franz Ferdinand … On the issue of Scotland's ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm

    ... likened to writing novels. And it was sport that led the Nobel-hopeful to literature, aged 29. Murakami was watching a baseball game one day when a player hit a double and he had an epiphany. He ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... Aayush Niroula Aayush Niroula Lawrence Osborne was in town this month to discuss the portrayal of Hong Kong and Macau in French and British literature at the Asia Society- ironic, as these are two cities the nomadic British-born travel writer hasn't lived in. The Cambridge- and Harvard-educated wanderer has jobbed as a journalist in Mexico, searched for fossils in the Morrocan ...

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    My life: John Weiley

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by Robby Nimmo

    ... a penchant for Russian literature and growing up in the pub with my five siblings was like living in a Tolstoy novel. We had several servants and cooks fawning over us, adding to the list ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... water- it was deemed too polluted for the stuntman to fall into). Nolan, whose films have grossed in excess of US$3.5 billion, didn't even study cinema- he read English literature ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... for Woolf, who committed suicide by drowning aged 59. Despite her illness, Woolf became a revered author and is considered one of the most important figures in modernist literature. In one of her ...

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    Six Degrees: from Halloween to William Shatner

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by RACHAEL

    ... Rachael Barker Rachael Barker Halloween falls on Wednesday and the planet's bars and children are being decorated with witches, ghouls and other garish paraphernalia. Although Christians, pagans and party planners are divided about the day's ori ...

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    My life: Robert Bickers

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... in Chinese history than Chinese literature. No one else was interested in Sino-British relations of the 19th century. No one spoke Mandarin in London when I was studying there, either. There are now 10,000 Chinese students in the UK. There was lots of research at the time into Chinese literature and civilisation but the country itself was closed to the West. My career has grown as access ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 11:19pm by Mark Peters

    ... Explorations of Gay Lives and Literature, a collection of essays by writer Colm Toibin … Referring to himself as a "lapsed Irish Catholic", Toibin made it onto the Man Booker Prize shortlist ...

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    My life: David Tod Roy

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm by RONG XIAOQING

    ... Rong Xiaoqing The emeritus professor of Chinese literature tells Rong Xiaoqing there is much more to Chin P'ing Mei, the ancient book he devoted decades to translating, than ... pornographic … but when I tried to read it I discovered there was much more to it than that. I studied Chinese history and literature both as an undergraduate and graduate student at Harvard ...




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