John Irving " the World through GARP's eyes»
Critics have long called John Irving a modern classic, and I am only more convinced of this with each of his new books I read. In the novel "the World…

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What is the use of reading and why read a lot?
The availability of books We used to call ourselves a reading nation. Unfortunately, surveys show that this is far from the case. Over the past 10 years, the population of…

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JOSEPH BRODSKY: SKETCHES FOR THE RULES OF LIFE
Fragments of a speech by Joseph Brodsky to students at the University of Michigan on December 18, 1988, entitled "Speech at the Stadium". Joseph Brodsky: sketches for the rules of…

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The image of Christ in literature

It is difficult to imagine another image that would be found in literature so ubiquitous as the image of Jesus Christ. It is paradoxical that being an icon exclusively of the Christian world, Jesus is recognizable (precisely recognized, not recognized) in absolutely any other faith: Islam, Buddhism, etc.Speaking of the image of Christ in literature, I do not mean a certain figure with a crown of thorns on his head and wedges in his hands, but rather a symbolic personification of his fate (suffering, self-sacrifice, benefits) in the face of individuals, objects and entire settlements. Continue reading

10 ways to read more books

Love of reading
In our fast-moving age, many people face a lack of time. There is too much to do in 24 hours – work, family, socializing with friends. It is very difficult to find time to read fiction. And so I want to read new books by my favorite authors, to distract from everyday worries. Moreover, numerous Internet libraries allow you to find any work of domestic and foreign authors without leaving home and if you have time, you can read a lot of books online. Continue reading

Three tips for the forgetful

Getting rid of Internet addiction
What should I do if sometimes my memory fails? Agree, forgetfulness of memory complicates our lives. It is unpleasant to communicate with a person whose name you do not remember. Or respond to the greeting and at the same time try to remember where you saw this person? The reasons for forgetfulness can be different. Some may require treatment, but in many cases it is enough to train your memory. Neurosurgeon from Japan T. Tsukiyama gives three tips that will facilitate the process of memorization. Continue reading

History of the Thriller genre in literature
The usual Thriller genre is characterized by its uncertainty and constant intensity of passions, which together produce a mixed feeling of anxiety and fascination mixed with fear and even fear.…

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Learn to read quickly and remember what you read
Repetition In our time, the ability to read quickly becomes a necessity. This skill will be useful for schoolchildren, students, people of various professions, and fans of reading books online.…

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José Saramago's "death with Interruptions»
Resounding success and public recognition can play a cruel joke on a person. By nature, we are very vulnerable creatures, susceptible to external pleasant stimuli, emotionally unstable, so any significant…

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History of the dystopian genre in literature
Recently, such works as" the Hunger games " have created a huge furor in society, especially among those members who are interested in dystopian books. But we have read dystopias…

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