Saturday, September 25, 2021

Literature

‘Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir’ Explores the ‘The Joy Luck Club’ Author’s Early Life

Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir is an exquisite story in the form of Amy Tan’s life made by James Redford, the well-known documentary filmmaker and...

7 Roald Dahl Quotes That Stir the Child Within

Roald Dahl was a British novelist, short-story writer, poet, screenwriter, and wartime fighter pilot. His books have sold more than 250 million copies worldwide. Dahl was born in Wales to Norwegian immigrant parents. He...

The Book of Songs: The Earliest Anthology of Chinese Poetry

Shijing or Shih-ching, translated as the Book of Songs or the Book of Odes is the earliest anthology of Chinese poetry and is considered one of the Confucian...

The 4 Greatest Classic Novels of Chinese Literature

In China, there are four classic novels of Chinese literature. Known collectively as the Four Great Classical Novels (四大名著 sì dà míng zhù), the influence...

Finland’s Libraries Lend Books Along With Musical Instruments and Power Tools

According to the World Happiness Report, since 2018, Finland has earned the top spot, as the country offers almost everything to its citizens. The...

The Missing Chapter of ‘The Tale of Genji’ Found In Tokyo

Some discoveries of missing or little-known relics and historical objects can make you stunned. This is what happened when the missing chapter of the...

‘A Cradle Song’: Beautiful Sounds From the Eternal Poem by William Blake

I learned William Blake's A Cradle Song through a music class I was taking my infant to and I still sing it to him...

‘Continue’ by Maya Angelou, a Poignant and Beautiful Poem

Maya Angelou, the prolific American writer, civil rights activist, and poet wrote a flawless and touching poem titled Continue, that struck a chord with...

Dr. Norman Rosenthal: Prescribing Poetry to Battle the Pandemic

The pandemic has hit humanity hard and the mood of much of the world is dark. Still, open any social media platform and you...

The Timeless Story of Sun Wukong, the Monkey King

One of the most famous Chinese legends concerns the Monkey King, or Sun Wukong, known to the Chinese as a character from Journey to the West,...
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