Why was Russia so good at literature in the 19th century?
So how is Dickens' black sheep?
Pretty much never discussed outside of the first paragraph and the "far better thing that I do" scene. Do people still read this? Is it good?
What does it mean to be "well-read"?
I always saw it as somebody who has read the essential classics and other, more obscure works. But I guess it could also mean somebody who reads anything they can get their hands on, no matter how pulpy, trashy or high-brow.
What does /lit/ think of DH Lawrence?
>In another dissertation, he examines the theological works of Hugo, Bishop of Ptolemais, great-grand-uncle to the writer of this book, and establishes the fact, that to this bishop must be attributed the divers little works published during the last century, under the pseudonym of Barleycourt
Why is this allowed?
Is he right? Is the Divine Comedy sci-fi?
Was he right?
I bought it yesterday (the Wordsworth Classics edition). I've heard it's quite good. What do you think about it /lit/?
Why isn't there a high quality slash fiction about grimdark erotic version of Hogwarts? Like college Hogwarts for example, but not with tongue in cheek humor.
Would there be copyright issues? I've seen LotR parodies all the time.
>Why isn't there a high quality slash fiction about grimdark erotic version of Hogwarts? Like college Hogwarts for example
Well there is a high quality fiction about grimdark Hogwarts. That is college Hogwarts for example.
The Magicians Trilogy by Lev Grossman. It's a tv series ATM.
I can't wait till she gets raped by the fox God.
Before the end of month
I need suggestions for mind altering experiences
PS no fking infinite jest
Good books on the Minoans?
>reading anything but poetry or philosophy
why do undergraduates do this
I need a favor, /lit/. Get me an advanced copy of this book ASAP.
i wanna be smart boy what books i read should senpaitachi
How do I get into making /pottery/, /lit/?
What would I want those for? I thought I just needed paper, pencil, and inspiration. How do I become good at pottery? Everything I write is unremarkable at best or absolute trash at worst.