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· August, 2006

Stories about Literature from August, 2006

Russian-Language Blogs: Miscellanea (3)

Israeli blogger pilka writes (RUS) about a surreal experience of eating next to three clowns at a hospital in the wartime Haifa: […] I had breakfast with clowns today. I...

Venezuela, Bolivia: Books and Oil

African Women This Month

Literature, music and blog redesigns are three of the themes in the African women's blogosphere this month. Molara Wood and Mama's Junkyard have both redesigned their blogs. Molara has chosen...

Nigeria: Pictures and Soyinka's interview

Kenya: Poem for Pluto

Argentina: Borges’ Bday

Jamaica, UK: Linton Kwesi Johnson

China: Pluto conspiracy theory

Venezuela: Literature: El Complot

Russian-Language Blogs: Miscellanea (1)

On August 19, LJ user sapojnik (39 years old, Moscow) wrote this (RUS) about the 15th anniversary of the 1991 August Putsch: The Day of Victory Over the CPSU It's...

Japan: web diary turned novel

Kyrgyzstan: A Trip to Sheker

Russia: Literary Chechens and Navajos

Russia: Remembering August 1991

Russia: Solzhenitsyn's Speech

Jamaica, Germany: Marlon James on Grass

Poland: Lech Walesa vs Gunter Grass

Czech Republic: Travelling Musicians

Walk good, Miss Lou

On 26 July, Jamaicans were shocked by news of the death, at age 86, of Louise Bennett-Coverly, better known as Miss Lou, the beloved poet and actor who entertained three...

Jamaica: Happy birthday, Roger Mais

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