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THE PREVENTION OF LITERATURE- George Orwell 0

THE PREVENTION OF LITERATURE- George Orwell

THE PREVENTION OF LITERATURE   About a year ago I attended a meeting of the P.E.N. Club, the occasion being the tercentenary of Milton’s AEROPAGITICA–A pamphlet, it may be remembered, in defense of freedom...

Irony and Franz Kafka Metamorphosis (free ebook) 0

Irony and Franz Kafka Metamorphosis (free ebook)

Irony and Franz Kafka Metamorphosis (free ebook) Metamorphosis Franz Kafka “The Metamorphosis” (German: Die Verwandlung, also sometimes termed “The Transformation”) is a novella by Franz Kafka, first published in 1915. It is often cited as one of the seminal works of...

THE DEATH OF IVAN ILYICH AND OTHER STORIES By Leo Tolstoy 0

THE DEATH OF IVAN ILYICH AND OTHER STORIES By Leo Tolstoy

  What is the general condition of the people: the children are half- starving and degenerate; the houses are full of vermin; an everlasting dull round of labour, of submission, and of sadness. On...

Building Plans: Henrik Ibsen’s in four places (4 plays and a very early poem) 0

Building Plans: Henrik Ibsen’s in four places (4 plays and a very early poem)

This is the latest piece of Ibsen’s verse that has been given to the world; but one of his earliest poems—first printed in 1858—was also, in some sort, a prelude to The Master Builder. Of...

Democracy and Education : John Dewey Now 0

Democracy and Education : John Dewey Now

  ‘Democracy and Education’ was written in 1916, as the fourth of his works on the subject of education. Its core theme is the integration of the curriculum within the social context, which, in...