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· May, 2006

Stories about Literature from May, 2006

Caribbean: Lists

China: Don't learn Chinese for business opps, learn it for this book

For unavoidable reasons known to all, or at least presumed, Lifeweek editor Wang Xiaofeng, one of China's most entertaining bloggers—known to many for a hoax [#026] pulled in March this...

Russia: Bibliography on Russian-Germans

Demystifying Tamil as a language and a person

What is Tamil? For some it's a language, for some it's a religion, for the uninitiated, wikipedia to the rescue. There is of course also the the Wikipedia in Tamil....

Slovenia: President's Book Review

Estonia: “The Hole” Review

Togo: Books by Blogger's Friends

Ukraine: Books on Ukraine

Argentina: More on Borges

Russia: Translating Joseph Brodsky

“Twas an action-packed week for Indian bloggers: financial meltdown, reservation quota and the Da Vinci Code controversy etc. etc.

Bloggers penned their thoughts on a whole range of subjects from the stock market crash to Sherlock Holmes...

The Global Voices Show #1

Global Voices is pleased to announce the first of our new magazine-style podcasts, which aim to do for online audio what the Global Voices web site does for text blogs...

Jamaica: Mango season

Ukraine: Books on Crimean Tatars

Hong Kong: Literary history

Camoes Literature Prize goes to Angolan writer Luandino Vieira

Venezuela: Poet Elizabeth Schön

China: Pinyin's persecuted past

The Kannada Context: Exclusive Identity and Other Stories

A round up of the Kannada blog world.

Trinidad and Tobago: Happy birthday, Sam Selvon

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