J. J. Abrams, the creator of Lost (that “theological”, “mythological”, “numerological”, “dualistic”, “apocalyptic”, popular TV series) has “conceived” of a book. Doug Dorst has actually written it and Canongate have duly published.
Prague Post (blog) Review: Cymbeline, The Prague Shakespeare Company Prague Post (blog) thumbnail To watch Guy Roberts in the Prague Shakespeare Company production of William Shakespeare's Cymbeline is to attend a master class in Italian histrionics.
In this week’s TLS, Robert Zaretsky reviews Albert Camus’s Algerian Chronicles, a collection of the Nobel Prize-winning author’s journalism, both early and late, in a “brilliant translation” by Arthur Goldhammer.
by Thea Lenarduzzi Ceci n’est pas un blog, either. It is a declaration. We, the Times Literary Supplement, are not a supplement. We are a separate and autonomous publication, with its own front cover and its own back page.
So far as an undergrad I have been taking courses in everything from Medieval Literature to Renaissance to Victorian to Romantic. Also seminars in Shakespeare and in Classics. But now that I've decided my focus for ...
British Library Conference Centre 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB 23 September 2013 The Semantic Media project aims at establishing an open network uniting research efforts related to the development of novel tools and standards for organizing and...
Lincoln Cathedral donates medieval script for historical scholarship The Lincolnite A fifteenth-century manuscript, containing a unique medieval account of King Arthur's death, was gifted to the University of Lincoln by Lincoln Cathedral as part of...
Last December multiplex giant Cineworld acquired the Picturehouse arthouse chain. Now it has been ruled anti-competitive in certain places and they are being forced to sell some of the cinemas. What do you think of this development?
Rather aptly, there are many wonderful words to describe someone who tends to think that silence is anything but golden. If you know a talkative soul, but tire of using the same old adjectives to describe them, then today is your lucky day.
While many people in the Northern Hemisphere are mourning the end of summer, to a certain set of folks in America and around the globe, this is the most wonderful time of the year – time for the U.S. Open!