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Indian writers added diversity to English literature: British novelist


January 27th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Jaipur, Jan 27 (IANS) Colonial writing has added colour and diversity to contemporary English literature, says British novelist Martin Loius Amis, the author of contemporary British literary classics like "Money" ... Read more...

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Vladimir Nabokov’s unpublished love letters released


November 28th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28 (ANI): Novelist Vladimir Nabokov's love letters written to his wife, Vera, reveal a new side to one of the 20th century's best-loved authors.More than 300 letters have been collected ... Read more...

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Nabokov’s unpublished love letters to be released


November 20th, 2010 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Around 300 previously unpublished love letters by Russian novelist Vladimir Nabokov to his wife Vera Slonim will be published next year in the US in the form ... Read more...

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Lolita author’s last novel The Original of Laura published


November 7th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 7 (ANI): The last book inked by Vladimir Nabokov, the author of 'Lolita', has been published - against his dying wish.The renowned Russian novelist left instructions after his death in ... Read more...

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‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’ and 25 years of popularity


September 26th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Gabriel Garcia Márquez's seminal novel "One Hundred Years of Solitude" has topped the list of books that have most shaped world literature over the last 25 years, according ... Read more...

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Garcia Marquez’s ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’ tops world literature poll


September 25th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25 (ANI): 'One Hundred Years of Solitude' by the Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has topped the list of books that have most shaped world literature of the last ... Read more...

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‘Playboy’ wins rights to serialise Vladimir Nabokov’s novella


July 10th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 10 (ANI): Rights to the final work of late Russian-born American novelist, Vladimir Nabokov's novella, which has stayed hidden for more than 30 years, has been won by Playboy ... Read more...

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Watch Sue Lyon In “Lolita” On TCM


June 25th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by GD
The 1962 Stanley Kubrick film "Lolita" was aired on TCM on June 24, Wednesday night at 9:15 p.m. The classic starring the actors James Mason, Shelley Winters, Peter Sellers and Sue ... Read more...

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‘Lolita’ novelist’s last work to be published


April 18th, 2009 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
London, Apr 18 (ANI): An unfinished final work by Vladimir Nabokov, the author of 'Lolita', is to be published by Penguin later this year.The Russian-born American novelist wrote The Original of Laura ... Read more...

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Jiah says she’s lucky to have worked with superstars


December 27th, 2008 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) Jiah Khan has impressed with her performance in "Ghajini" and the 20-year-old says it was great acting with Aamir Khan in her second film, after having starred opposite ... Read more...

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Vladimir Nabokovs last work to be published


April 28th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 28 (ANI): The son of late Russian-American author Vladimir Nabokov has decided to publish his fathers final work against his last wishes.Dmitri Nabokov will publish his late fathers last ... Read more...

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