Some excellent links to literary sites
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Evert DELOOF-SYS  Identity Verified
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Here are a couple of very interesting sites on authors, literature,...

Please feel free to add \'yours\', I say icon_smile.gif

Randomly listed:

On Franz Kafka:

On Pablo Neruda - in Spanish:

On Fernando Pessoa - in Portuguese:

On Carlos Fuentes:

On Mario Vargas Llosa:

On female Latin American authors:

Albita - De la Cruz, Sor Juana - Kahlo, Frida - Allende, Isabel - Esquivel, Laura - Mastretta, Angeles - Alvarez, Julia - Estefan, Gloria - Novello, Antonia - Belli, Gioconda - Garcia, Cristina - Ochoa, Ellen Benitez, Sandra - Haubegger, Christy - Ponce, Mary Helen - Cisneros, Sandra - Herrera, Carolina - Peron, Eva - Cruz, Celia - India - Poniatowska, Elena

On Jorge Amado - in Portuguese:

Dedicated to Bulgakov\'s The Master and Margarita:

On Vladimir Nabokov:

On Proust:

On Arthur Rimbaud:

On William Shakespeare:

On Cervantes (and much more):

Centro Virtual Cervantes - in Spanish

La ventana a la lengua española y la cultura en español

Two amazing sites in one, the latter in Dutch:

On Oscar Wilde:

On Julio Cortázar:

On A. Dante:

On F. Dostoevskij:

Links to L. Tolstoy:

On Octavio Paz:

On William Faulkner:

On J.W. von Goethe:

Excellent site on Austrian literature:

Excellent site on Dutch/Flemish literature:

Excellent site on French literature (and much more):

Excellent site on Italian literature:

Excellent sites on Russian authors (and much more - in Russian):

Everything on the Pulitzer prizes:

And you shouldn\'t miss:



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Ann Bishop (X)  Identity Verified
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Dutch literature site May 8, 2002

Excellent site for history of Dutch/Flemish literature...(in Dutch)


schmurr  Identity Verified
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thank you!! May 8, 2002

I never have literary translations to do, alas, but I\'ll add these to my collection of links in 5 languages: (nice way of plugging, isn\'t it?)


Kim Metzger  Identity Verified
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And one for the Irish master May 8, 2002


Andrea Bullrich  Identity Verified
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Thanks! May 8, 2002

That will probably ruin my career and my personal life, but thanks anyway...

Here are a couple of my own favorites:

- (a wealth of language and literature resources, mostly in Spanish, but including many Portuguese and some French links)

- (the Lewis Carroll home page)




CLS Lexi-tech
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is my favourite site. Concordance to great books, with search engine.

paola l m


Roomy Naqvy  Identity Verified
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Good old Gutenberg May 8, 2002

Dear Colleagues,

I\'m sure we have all heard of the excellent site run by Michael Hart of University of Illnois at Urbana-Champaign:

Sometimes, it is interesting to just download etexts from there using an FTP program like WSFTP. I downloaded a full years collection to find gems like the French great Honore de Balzac.

But the icing on the cake were The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci. If someone wants to save time searching, I can email them a book or two from my computer.


Roomy Naqvy


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