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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. Talking Sticky Thread Sticky: The Bookity Book & Tall Grass Salon

    Started by Shadow_Ferret, 02-05-2014 09:21 PM
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    04-06-2019, 04:28 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Afterwords, the Reading Room

    Started by Ari Meermans, 02-03-2016 06:32 AM
    • Replies: 62
    • Views: 16,188
    11-01-2017, 08:43 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Literary Magazines and Journals We Love (All Genre)

    Started by gettingby, 09-15-2014 05:31 AM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 9,237
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: FAQ: What is Contemporary Literature?

    Started by Ari Meermans, 04-25-2017 09:05 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    04-25-2017, 09:05 AM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: FAQ: What is Contemporary Poetry?

    Started by William Haskins, 05-08-2017 04:04 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 4,744
    01-19-2019, 03:55 AM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Room Rules for Polite Discourse

    Started by Ari Meermans, 04-25-2017 06:08 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 4,683
    04-25-2017, 08:21 PM Go to last post
  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Glossary: Major Marketing Categories for Fiction

    Started by Ari Meermans, 04-23-2017 10:32 PM
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  8. Question Sticky Thread Sticky: Your favourite UK Lit Mags?

    Started by zclesa, 05-02-2018 05:12 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,683
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  1. Who are today's literary greats?

    Started by Shadow_Ferret, 01-25-2014 11:20 PM
    • Replies: 116
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    10-07-2016, 12:04 AM Go to last post
  2. *NOVEMBER CONTEST* -- Character Building

    Started by jst5150, 11-02-2007 07:06 PM
    • Replies: 72
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    11-21-2007, 04:50 AM Go to last post
  3. Word Count for Mainstream Fiction ???

    Started by MelancholyMan, 06-21-2008 05:32 PM
    • Replies: 52
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    10-20-2012, 08:48 AM Go to last post
  4. Question Literary Fiction.

    Started by Nostra, 03-28-2010 08:14 AM
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    09-24-2011, 06:55 PM Go to last post
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    11-24-2007, 04:57 AM Go to last post
  5. What is Mainstream/Contemporary?

    Started by IWannaWrite, 01-12-2011 09:57 AM
    • Replies: 42
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    12-02-2012, 08:45 PM Go to last post
  6. What is Considered 'Good' Writing Anyway?

    Started by Mark Welsh, 12-11-2010 08:29 AM
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    01-10-2012, 04:18 AM Go to last post
  7. Rough subject: Thank you for your comments, folks

    Started by kkbe, 05-03-2012 07:39 PM
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    12-12-2012, 02:30 PM Go to last post
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  8. *MCL CONTEST -- WINNERS AND POST GAME TALK*

    Started by jst5150, 11-24-2007 04:58 AM
    • Replies: 42
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    11-30-2007, 08:22 PM Go to last post
  9. Does Literary Fiction have a bad rep?

    Started by DeannaR, 06-03-2016 01:51 AM
    • Replies: 90
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    09-01-2017, 07:03 PM Go to last post
  10. Literary writers speak up

    Started by shinta, 06-24-2010 06:09 AM
    • Replies: 89
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    01-29-2012, 09:25 AM Go to last post
  11. Anyone want to talk about the journals we read?

    Started by gettingby, 04-04-2012 04:54 AM
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 15,441
    04-12-2014, 05:01 PM Go to last post
  12. Literary vs. genre

    Started by Maxinquaye, 03-29-2010 01:13 AM
    • Replies: 76
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    02-14-2011, 02:26 AM Go to last post
  13. Stream of consciousness writing?

    Started by Rose English, 09-10-2009 12:11 AM
    • Replies: 30
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    11-07-2010, 01:02 AM Go to last post
  14. A gripe from one literary writer to another...

    Started by maestrowork, 05-07-2011 03:31 AM
    • Replies: 57
    • Views: 13,499
    04-09-2012, 10:21 PM Go to last post
  15. End of Postmodernism?

    Started by America's Proust, 04-03-2016 09:05 AM
    • Replies: 79
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    05-16-2016, 09:20 AM Go to last post
  16. Religious Allegory

    Started by Puma, 07-04-2006 01:23 AM
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  17. Does an appendix count toward word count?

    Started by nccreative, 07-04-2008 03:59 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    11-08-2008, 08:22 AM Go to last post

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