Best Latin translation for harry potter?
Thoughts on Oblomov by Ivan Goncharov?
you ever wonder if you're just over thinking everything /lit/?
I am getting pretty triggered right now that I did not learn about dashes in high school.
I'm actually studying style sheets at the moment and I can't believe I never knew the different kinds of dashes. Also, genuinely, what's the difference between the Figure and the En dash?
How much does translation matter?
For example; I can get Don Quixote by Edith Grossman, which has a fair amount of positive reviews regarding translation.
Or I can get the Leatherbound Harvard Classics edition that looks amazing but the downside is that I have no idea if the content will be "lost in translation". Or is it a far better translation because Harvard?
How do you pick your foreign books?
>inb4 learn __x__ language.
Patrician adventure literature?
What are some essential depression-core books?
1. Book of Disquiet
2. Conspiracy Against the Human Race
give me daring or subversive books
2016: We are less free and thought control is intrinsic. A time of self censored artists.
The system has done our minds over. Everyone is competing to write the big money book that doesn't offend anyone. No one cares how corporately crushed we are.
I want to write a short novel that is shocking in today's society
I've been looking but it seems hard both to shake literary and social rules as they are difficult to distinguish
Tell me if you have any ideas
I read most of my books in English but I find some poetry, and only poetry, to be just a little bit too much for me to handle yet. Please recommend me good accessible poets that could help me improve my vocabulary while still enjoying and learning about poetry.
Does anyone have a PDF of this? oh please oh please oh please
It's too costly, and I am too broke.
Is it for a class??
Sure it's a great volume, but why the jesus do prof's keep assigning this out-of-print tome? It must be some sort of deep-world "academics only" troll or clever shill...
Equality of outcome or equality of opportunity, /lit/? Or do you disagree with any sort of notion of equality?
>pynchon's full name is Thomas Ruggles Pynchon Jr.
Why is this not a meme yet? Why did we take to calling him pinecone?
Sup faggots, can you guys give me some advice for the book I'm writing in terms of theme and plotting.
Basically it's about an early 20 something nerdy guy who's a college drop out, lives with his parents and works a dead end convenience store job. He's pretty unlucky with women as well. However that all changes when he runs into a mysterious man who shows him how truly hollow and empty modern consumerist society is. Together these two transgressive misfits travel America gathering like minded people into their movement that eschews the modern day...
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What's the difference? One's $12.50 and the other is $25.72
Both are by P&V, and the paper quality on all the Vintage books I've got is pretty good I'd say (for paperbacks).
Would paper quality really have that much of a difference in price?