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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: Afterwords, the Reading Room

    Started by Ari Meermans, 02-03-2016 06:32 AM
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    11-18-2019, 08:31 PM Go to last post
  2. 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
  3. Question Sticky Thread Sticky: Your favourite UK Lit Mags?

    Started by zclesa, 05-02-2018 05:12 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,547
    02-24-2019, 12:57 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: FAQ: What is Contemporary Poetry?

    Started by William Haskins, 05-08-2017 04:04 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    01-19-2019, 03:55 AM Go to last post
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Literary Magazines and Journals We Love (All Genre)

    Started by gettingby, 09-15-2014 05:31 AM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 10,360
    10-31-2017, 08:40 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
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    04-25-2017, 08:21 PM Go to last post
  7. 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
  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: Glossary: Major Marketing Categories for Fiction

    Started by Ari Meermans, 04-23-2017 10:32 PM
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    04-23-2017, 10:32 PM Go to last post
  1. Lit Fic Check-In?

    Started by ap123, 11-25-2018 05:33 PM
    • Replies: 96
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    06-26-2020, 01:12 AM Go to last post
  2. How to query literary fiction?

    Started by jadeheavens, 06-23-2020 11:12 AM
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    05-01-2020, 08:17 PM Go to last post
  3. Dead Souls II - Intro

    Started by mkeefer, 04-16-2020 06:43 PM
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    04-09-2020, 04:21 AM Go to last post
  4. Publisher for Chicano themes?

    Started by Noryelmel, 04-01-2020 12:36 AM
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    04-04-2020, 03:21 AM Go to last post
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  5. The 2019 Booker Prize longlist

    Started by Ari Meermans, 07-24-2019 05:47 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,622
    11-04-2019, 02:09 AM Go to last post
  6. Does Poetry Have Street Cred?

    Started by Ari Meermans, 09-10-2019 08:10 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,264
    09-12-2019, 01:47 AM Go to last post
  7. Searching for labels

    Started by Ian_Eller, 06-25-2019 08:47 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    08-01-2019, 04:07 AM Go to last post
  8. is the writer an artist?

    Started by Albdantesque, 04-30-2019 07:07 PM
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    05-29-2019, 11:18 AM Go to last post
  9. Herman Wouk has died

    Started by cmhbob, 05-17-2019 10:00 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    05-22-2019, 03:17 PM Go to last post
  10. Ploughshares 2019 Emerging Writers Contest

    Started by Ari Meermans, 03-07-2019 06:16 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    03-07-2019, 06:16 AM Go to last post
  11. Literary Fiction word counts?

    Started by DeannaR, 05-28-2016 12:30 AM
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    11-01-2018, 09:28 PM Go to last post
  12. Today is National Book Lovers Day

    Started by Ari Meermans, 08-09-2018 10:47 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    08-10-2018, 12:32 AM Go to last post
  13. Recommendations: Favorite Translated Works

    Started by Ari Meermans, 08-17-2017 07:30 PM
    • Replies: 11
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