Articles tagged english literature

A Great Unrecorded History: A New Life of E.M. Forster

All his life Morgan Forster lived in a world imprisoned by prejudice against homosexuals. He was 16 when Oscar Wilde was sent to prison, and he died the year after the Stonewall riots.

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17 Dec 2007 // 10:00 PM

Tomorrow by Graham Swift

The protagonist's compelling monologue finds her mining her past to prepare herself for the secrets she must reveal to her children come morning.

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5 Oct 2007 // 4:27 AM

LONDON—I keep trying not to squint. But the light, an eerie purple, is very low. And there’s a piece of heavy glass between

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How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

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"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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