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Forum: Contemporary Literature

World War II changed the world's perceptions of life and culture. This is the literature—fiction, poetry, and drama—that continues to reflect and shape our own ever-changing world, while refining our understanding of the world beyond our own borders through the works of authors such as Gabriel García Márquez, Haruki Murakami, and Gillian Mears

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Book Discussion: A FIRE UPON THE DEEP by Vernor Vinge

    Started by Ari Meermans, 05-14-2017 04:51 AM
    • Replies: 19
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Literary Magazines and Journals We Love (All Genre)

    Started by gettingby, 09-15-2014 06:01 AM
    • Replies: 15
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  3. Talking Sticky Thread Sticky: The Bookity Book & Tall Grass Salon

    Started by Shadow_Ferret, 02-05-2014 09:51 PM
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: FAQ: What is Contemporary Poetry?

    Started by William Haskins, 05-08-2017 04:34 AM
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Room Rules for Polite Discourse

    Started by Ari Meermans, 04-25-2017 06:38 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    04-25-2017, 08:51 PM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: FAQ: What is Contemporary Literature?

    Started by Ari Meermans, 04-25-2017 09:35 AM
    • Replies: 0
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  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Glossary: Major Marketing Categories for Fiction

    Started by Ari Meermans, 04-23-2017 11:02 PM
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  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: Afterwords, the Reading Room

    Started by Ari Meermans, 02-03-2016 07:02 AM
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  1. Recommendations: Favorite Translated Works

    Started by Ari Meermans, 08-17-2017 08:00 PM
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    09-30-2017, 08:07 PM Go to last post
  2. [Game] Name That Banned/Challenged Book

    Started by Ari Meermans, 09-25-2017 09:11 PM
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  3. Does Literary Fiction have a bad rep?

    Started by DeannaR, 06-03-2016 02:21 AM
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    09-01-2017, 07:33 PM Go to last post
  4. Does poetry matter in the age of Trump?

    Started by William Haskins, 08-03-2017 11:09 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    08-05-2017, 07:28 PM Go to last post
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    08-02-2017, 10:20 AM Go to last post
  5. Literary Fiction word counts?

    Started by DeannaR, 05-28-2016 01:00 AM
    • Replies: 22
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    08-01-2017, 01:33 AM Go to last post
  6. Is Literary Fiction ''Statist'' Fiction?

    Started by LillithEve, 12-19-2016 05:34 AM
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    05-25-2017, 07:42 PM Go to last post
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    05-17-2017, 10:51 PM Go to last post
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    04-25-2017, 05:20 PM Go to last post
  7. How descriptive is your literary fiction?

    Started by gettingby, 01-12-2015 02:32 AM
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    04-12-2017, 04:00 AM Go to last post
  8. How To Get Started?

    Started by Taylor Harbin, 07-17-2016 05:20 PM
    • Replies: 8
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    12-22-2016, 05:17 PM Go to last post
  9. What does Literary mean in this context?

    Started by JustSarah, 11-20-2016 12:56 AM
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    11-20-2016, 12:33 PM Go to last post
  10. Who are today's literary greats?

    Started by Shadow_Ferret, 01-25-2014 11:50 PM
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