Discussion: 13/01/2009 at 11:10AM
I think the beauty of film/television adaptations is that stories which existed on the page and in the imagination are brought to life. It’s so very interesting to see the flesh-and-blood versions…
Discussion: 19/01/2009 at 02:45PM
Thanks, Lisa, for a great article. I knew Project Gutenberg was big – but more than 27,000 titles? That’s staggering! I’m certainly keen to join the Distributed Proofreaders.
Discussion: 23/01/2009 at 06:12PM
Your article reminded me of the bestseller ‘A Million Little Pieces’ (the purported memoir of a recovering alcoholic and crack addict) and the furor that was caused after it was revealed that not o…
Discussion: 28/01/2009 at 05:31PM
I found your topic quite interesting and will definitely be looking up some of the works you mentioned…
Another journalist you may want to consider is Antjie (pronounced ‘ahn-kee’) Krog. She i…
Discussion: 05/02/2009 at 03:45PM
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Discussion: 17/02/2009 at 12:37PM
Great article! :)
Discussion: 02/03/2009 at 06:45PM
I have actually read The Read – it is very good and I would recommend it. I agree that it might seem as though we have enough literature in English but literature in translation does give another p…
Discussion: 02/03/2009 at 09:20PM
The real challenge is the easy accessibility of chain bookstores – when they are capable of opening a shop on every other street, it makes it more of an effort to go out of one’s way to peruse the …
Discussion: 02/03/2009 at 09:55PM
Definitely a genre I have not explored enough. I was chatting a while ago to a guy who is working on Manga Shakespeare which sounded great! I guess perhaps I have been guilty in the past of not tak…
Discussion: 11/03/2009 at 10:22AM
Oooh! Thanks so much for all the links!
Discussion: 11/03/2009 at 02:09PM
hmmm….i wonder if anyone would notice if i turneed up dressed as a duck at work?… It’s my last week this week so guess now’s the time to find out!