Literature

2006 Pamuk, Nobel Prize winner, questioned for insulting a leader | WGN 720 radio

Posted: November 15, 2021 / 7:55 AM CST / Update: November 15, 2021 / 7:55 AM CST ANKARA, Turkey (AP) – The Swedish Academy which chooses Nobel Prize winners for literature said on Monday it was following the case against Turkish Nobel Prize winner Orhan Pamuk, which is under investigation …

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Omar El Akkad wins Canadian Literature Award

TORONTO (AP) – Egyptian-Canadian author and journalist Omar El Akkad, who wrote about the global refugee crisis through the eyes of a child, has won Canada’s richest literary award. El Akkad won the Scotiabank Giller Award for his book “What Strange Paradise” on Monday night. The former Globe and Mail …

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The influence of the perfect teacher

November 3, 2021 One gem among many, the Mary Kay Varley Collection is accessible to TCU students and faculty from disciplines across campus for research and other academic pursuits. A teacher’s love for children’s literature grew into a vast collection of personal books, which made its way to a permanent …

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