>What I expected: A Chilean Pynchon wannabe
>What I got: A bunch of teenage sex scenes.
What does /lit/ think?
Who /superfluousman/ here?
>tfw living in my car
>tfw spending 10 hours a day at the local library
>tfw enough money to allow me to continue this lifestyle for at least another two years
>go to university for MA
>no financial aid for MAs
>live in a different men's shelter every night
>eat at soup kitchens and churches
>sell cocaine to pay tuition
>store all my shit in a storage locker for next to nothing
>write papers while riding subway/bus back and forth across town, with big duffelbag full...
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I leave for a 28 hour drive in a few days and I think this is the best place to ask for any God Tier fiction audio books, bonus for fantasy, sci fi or horror
How can one island so utterly DOMINATE the world of literature?
because starting with Chaucer, English has been a language of translation and assimilation and all the best parts of European languages and their traditions were slowly mashed together to make English tradition.
What are some good books in defense of policing, that give a history of policing, or that have as the protagonist a police officer. Thanks.
Which text does the story of Perseus and Medusa come from?
>you will never be cellini presenting a bronze statue of medusa and perseus in the piazza della signoria while duke cosimo watches
"Brevity is the soul of wit" - William Shakespeare
Prove you're a patrician by summarizing this great American novel in 10 sentences or less. That is, if you even understood the book.
Why do women hate Hemingway? Every Hemingway book on Goodreads has several 1 star reviews and they're always by women.
Is that magic time again, boys and girls! :)
Is it still possible for a cult to thrive within the current cultural climate?
Has /lit/ ever done a secret santa book exchange?
>none of the authors in this list past the 9th grade mark
Is there something similar to webcomics but for literature? I mean like serialized stories that have frequent updates (and aren't awful fanfiction).
If so where does it exist?
Should I get the Kindle for $49 or the Kindle Paperwhite for $99. The only difference I see is the built-in light. Is it worth it?
Any thoughts on the Kindle in general?