Modern literature

Africa39 Project Thirty-Nine Writers Under 40 Selected...

2014-04-21
Africa39 Project Thirty-Nine Writers Under 40 Selected
Africa39 aims to give a glimpse of the future of African literature by promoting the young African pathfinders who will redefine the African literary ecosystem in the future.
Modern literature

Chadian Disabled Deputy Beral Mbaïkoubou Publishes Second Book...

2014-04-21
Chadian Disabled Deputy Beral Mbaïkoubou Publishes Second Book
Inspired by the everyday reality of the author, the book is a reflection on disobedience, the impact of French education and the relationship between man and religious belief.
Modern literature

Fighting Flares Over French Literature

2014-04-19
Fighting Flares Over French Literature
Andrew Wylie, the well-known American literary agent, wants to get his hands on French authors. French publisher Antoine Gallimard is not going to give up without a fight.
Modern literature

The True Case Behind The Red and The Black

2014-04-10
The True Case Behind The Red and The Black
Stendhal’s The Red and the Black, one of the great works of French literature, was based on a written report in the Court Gazette of 28 December 1827. The trial, simply entitled "Prosecution ...
Modern literature

The Complete Works of Louise Labé, a Renaissance Feminist...

2014-04-09
The Complete Works of Louise Labé, a Renaissance Feminist
Whatever the real identity of Louise Labé, more than 450 years later, her writings still talk to us, first and foremost because they claim a woman’s right to lust and knowledge.
Modern literature

French Novelist Régine Deforges Rides Away

2014-04-04
French Novelist Régine Deforges Rides Away
The writer Régine Deforges died on Thursday, April 3 following a heart attack. A sulphurous publisher and popular author, she gained international fame with her saga "The Blue Bicycle"....
Modern literature

Stone Patrick Releases New Thriller - the Fallen Body...

2014-04-01
Stone Patrick Releases New Thriller - the Fallen Body
Suspense/thrillers don’t get much better than this. Wait for the weekend, grab your cozy chair and get ready to read.
Modern literature

The fifth installment of Eva Pohler’s Greek mythology series, The Gatekeeper’s ...

2014-03-27
The fifth installment of Eva Pohler’s Greek mythology series, The Gatekeeper’s Saga, returns April 1
Gatekeeper’s fans, the wait is over. The fifth installment of Eva Pohler’s Greek mythology series, The Gatekeeper’s Saga, returns April 1. The newest title, The Gatekeeper's ...
Modern literature

New book "Love Comes Home" Now Available For Sale...

2014-03-25
New book
How far would you go to save your child’s sight? Most parents would say as far as necessary. What if it involves a new love with an uncertain future?
Modern literature

Note the Name: Baptiste Rossi, 19, is the Latest Sensation in French Literature ...

2014-03-24
Note the Name: Baptiste Rossi, 19, is the Latest Sensation in French Literature
Baptiste Rossi is 19, the age of first times. In this case, it’s the publication of a novel he wrote when he was 17. The title of his novel, the Real Life of Kevin, is also that of ...
Modern literature

A New Wave in French Publishing

2014-03-23
A New Wave in French Publishing
Even if the historical figures of the sector are hanging on, for the past eighteen months the French publishing industry seems to have been caught by a frenzy of change as a new generation ...
Modern literature

“Aujourd'hui” Prize Awarded to Australian Christopher Clark for "The ...

2014-03-21
“Aujourd'hui” Prize Awarded to Australian Christopher Clark for
The French “Aujourd'hui” Prize, which rewards a political or historical work on the contemporary period, was presented on 20 March to the Australian historian Christopher Clark ...

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