Postmodern literature
Postmodern literature is literature characterized by reliance on narrative techniques such as fragmentation, paradox, and the unreliable narrator; and often is (though not exclusively) defined as a st...
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George Orwell and 1984: How Freedom Dies
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An Open Letter to Wikipedia
Dear Wikipedia, I am Philip Roth. I had reason recently to read for the first time the Wikipedia entry discussing my novel “The Human Stain.” The entry contains a serious misstatement that I would lik...
Theatre of the Absurd
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George Orwell bibliography
The bibliography of George Orwell includes journalism, essays, novels and non-fiction books written by the British writer Eric Blair (1903–50), either under his own name or, more usually, under his pe...
Nineteen Eighty-Four
Nineteen Eighty-Four, sometimes published as 1984, is a dystopian novel by English author George Orwell published in 1949.The novel is set in Airstrip One (formerly known as Great Britain), a province...
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Physics is really a branch of existential philosophy, says Brian Greene.
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Banga (album)
Banga is the eleventh studio album by American rock musician Patti Smith, released on June 1, 2012 on Columbia Records. Recorded throughout 2011 at New York's Electric Lady Studios and Hoboken's Hobo ...
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Iran: A People Interrupted
Hamid Dabashi (Persian: حمید دباشی‎; born 1951) is an Iranian-American Professor of Iranian Studies and Comparative Literature at Columbia University in New York City.He is the author of over tw...
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The Patti Smith Masters
The Patti Smith Masters is the box set by American rock singer-songwriter Patti Smith, released June 18, 1996 on Arista Records. The box set contains 20-bit digitally remastered CD versions of the fir...
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Gloria (Them song)
"Gloria" is a rock song classic written by Northern Irish singer-songwriter Van Morrison and originally recorded by Morrison's band Them in 1964 and released as the B-side of "Baby, Please Don't Go". ...
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Seventh Heaven (book)
Seventh Heaven is a poetry collection by Patti Smith, published in 1972.
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Pissing in a River
"Pissing in a River" is a rock song written by Patti Smith and Ivan Kral, and released as a lead single from the Patti Smith Group's 1976 album Radio Ethiopia. It was featured in both the 1980 movie T...
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Easter (Patti Smith Group album)
Easter is an album by the Patti Smith Group, released in March 1978 on Arista Records (see 1978 in music). Produced by Jimmy Iovine, it is regarded as the group's commercial breakthrough, owing to the...
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream is a novel by Hunter S. Thompson, illustrated by Ralph Steadman. The book is a roman à clef, rooted in autobiographi...
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George Saunders
George Saunders (born December 2, 1958) is an American writer of short stories, essays, novellas and children's books. His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, Harper's, McSweeney's and GQ. He also...
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Pumping (My Heart)
"Pumping (My Heart)" is a rock song written by Patti Smith, Ivan Kral and Jay Dee Daugherty, and released as a second single from Patti Smith Group 1976 album Radio Ethiopia. In 1989 the song was co...
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Witt (book)
Witt is a poetry collection by Patti Smith, published in 1973.
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Automated Alice
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