Due to different chain of events, such as alliances within foreign countries and the death of Franz Ferdinand, it sparked the global war between the allies, including Britain, France, and Russia, and the central powers including Germany and Austria- Hungary. Because Germany sank a ship which belonged to America
Hamlet Vs. Harry Potter William Shakespeare can be argued as being one of the best writers of all time. Part of Shakespeare’s magic includes his ability to still have such a massive influence on authors and the content they create even today. Many books, films, and other forms of media are based off popular themes taken from the works of Shakespeare. Although Shakespeare has remained relevant through many years, other authors have become common household names and written pieces of writing that have taken over the world. An author that has written amazing books read and enjoyed by millions is J.K. Rowling.
Harlequin Enterprises: The Mira Decision Company Background. Harlequin Enterprise is a world’s printing and publishing company in the media and entertainment sector that is rich in entertaining and enhancing experience for women to enjoy and share. It has been in existence since 1949 and still after almost 55 years is still the largest publisher of romance fiction in the world. The enterprise has seen tremendous success following the past record sales to date. It has acquired other several big publishing enterprises such as Mills and Boon in 1971, and was recognized as the world’s largest publisher of women’s series romance fiction which attracted Torstar a newspaper publisher to acquire all of Harlequin Enterprise Ltd.
Bridget Jones’s Diary provided this and inspired huge numbers of novels centring on the same subject: the trials and tribulations of professional single women in their twenties and thirties who are trying to make sense of life and love. With Bridget Jones’s Diary, Helen Fielding is often considered to have inaugurated chick lit as a genre. However Marian Keyes, an Irish writer, is believed to be the pioneer of chick lit since she published her novel Watermelon, which meets all the characteristics of the chick lit genre in 1995, one year before Bridget Jones’s Diary (Pérez-Serrano, 2009). However it is due to the enormous popularity and cultural impact of Bridget Jones’s Diary that Helen Fielding is considered to be the grande dame of chick lit. 1.2.
Sexing The Cherry, written in 1989, is a novel by Jeanette Winterson that traces the journey of a mother, the Dog Woman and her adopted son, Jordan. Set in 17th century London, Sexing The Cherry is a postmodernist text that challenges the conventional historiography, heteronormativity and realist narratives. The boundaries between reality and fiction are blurred by the narration. Time and history are challenged as fragmented, subjective and artificially constructed. In the novel,gender transgresses from the social binaries and challenges the constructed reality of gender.
For this purpose, she invoked Scheherazade and gave her a 21st century personality. In doing so, Yunis aims at gaining access to the mainstream American culture where Scheherazade of The Arabian Night is locked. Yunis also emphasizes on the cultural mobility which characterize the third generation Arab Americans. In her novel, Yunis interweaves stories hoping to create an open space for new cultural understandings. The mobile flow of people between and across multiple landscapes and signposts that she depicts in the novel reflects her intended cultural expression.
These two methods function effectively as the reader encounters a range of narrative voices that are able reveal the plot in an interesting, innovative and exciting manner. Lastly, no one can deny Austen’s ability to create unforgettable characters, build well-structured plots, or deliver assessments of society. Her novel, Pride and Prejudice, possess a timeless quality, which makes her stories and themes as relevant today as they were two hundred years
Barbara Dunlop is a USA Today and New York Times bestselling author that has written over fifty novels in the romance genre. Barbara wrote her first work of fiction when she was only eight years. Her first work was titled How The Giraffe Got His Long Neck and was published to critical acclaim. Unfortunately, she had difficulties with distribution but the good reception whet her appetite for even more achievements. She would later become a reporter for The Berry Street Times a venerated publication that allowed Barbara to expand her reach.
As we can read in Hélène Cixous 1976 work “The laugh of the Medusa” that woman must write herself: must write about woman and bring woman to writing. Therefore, a truly feminine creation should be from woman, about woman and for woman. Undeniably, the work of one of the most popular female writers of modern literature consummately fit in that statement. Margit Sandemo (born on 23 April 1924 in Norway) is a writer of Norwegian-Swedish extraction. She is the one of the best-selling author in the Nordic Countries since her best known series “The Legend of the Ice People” was published in 1982.
Bansal3 About the Author: Chetan Bhagat (born 22 April 1974) is an Indian author, columnist, screenwriter, television personality and motivational speaker, known for his English-language dramedy novels about young urban middle-class Indians.A noted public intellectual, Bhagat also writes columns about the youth, career development and current affairs for The Times of India (in English) and Dainik Bhaskar (in Hindi).Bhagat 's novels have sold over a total of seven million copies. In 2008, The New York Times cited Bhagat as "the biggest selling English language novelist in India’s history". Bhagat 's screenwriting efforts have included the dramedies Kai Po Che! (2013) and 2 States (2014) and the action-superhero movie Kick (2014). He won the Filmfare Award for Best Screenplay for Kai Po Che!