By Yung-Hsiang Kao / Japan News Staff Writer Fractured Times: Culture and Society in the Twentieth Century By Eric Hobsbawm Little, Brown Book Group, 337pp Even those not ordinarily drawn to history would do well to read this book or any other ... The Japan News, 1 week ago
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If the 20th century was the age of extremes, to quote Eric Hobsbawm's famous title, the 21st may well be the age of the combined effects of debt and climate change. And it will, no doubt, witness its share of extreme events. Debt and climate ...ACQ Magazine, 2 weeks ago
Award-winning writer Marina Warner CBE best known for her writings about feminism and myth has expressed delight at being appointed Professor of English and Creative Writing at Birkbeck, University of London. Award-winning writer Marina Warner CBE ...PRWeb, 22 hours ago Birkbeck historian Professor Joanna Bourke elected as Fellow of the British Academy Digital Journal, 2 months ago
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Karl Miller, who has died aged 83, was the most influential British literary editor since the Second World War, a wonderful enabler of talent, a minatory presence in magazine offices, a natural egalitarian, a frequently quoted wit, and the author of ...New Statesman, 3 days ago
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Photo credit: Barbara Follett Ken Follett's books have sold over 150 million copies worldwide. The Century Trilogy opened with Fall of Giants in 2010, followed by Winter of the World in 2012. Edge of Eternity , the concluding novel in this ...Huffington Post, 1 week ago
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By By Rohit Kumar On Aug 19 this year Afghanistan celebrated its 94th Independence Day. A few days prior to this, the Indian government announced an approval of US$ 1 million for constructing a cricket stadium in Afghanistan. The fund ...Eurasia Review, 2 weeks ago
Protests, riots and police violence in Ferguson (a suburb of St. Louis), Missouri, last August have laid bare America's racial rift says The Guardian Weekly .  Mainstream opinion-makers have tended to interpret the Michael Brown case and the ...Global Research, 2 weeks ago
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