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writer & the modern world
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Somebody else could do their own list of must-read modern classics that has absolutely no overlap with mine, and it would probably be a good list : Rebecca Hussey. Michael Pollan is the author of many books on food, cuisine, and addiction, including How to Change Your Mind, Cooked, Food Rules, In Defense of Food, The Omnivore's Dilemma, and The Botany of Desire, all of which were New York Times bestsellers.
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In utopian fiction, imagination becomes a way to explore alternatives in political, social, and religious life. In Huxley's time, the most popular writer of utopian fiction was H.G. Wells, author of The Time Machine (), The War of the Worlds (), A. The Modern World series looks at the works of ten of the greatest writers of the 20th century, with commentary from scholars and excerpts dramatized Category: Documentary, Special Interest.
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Hodges tells the story of the German-Jewish immigrant who rose from poverty to become one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century. Kahn’s buildings not only define downtown Detroit, but his early car factories for Packard Motor and Ford revolutionized the course of industry and architecture alike.
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Henry Miller assumed a distinct place in American Literature in the s when his semi-autobiographical novels were banned from the US. From the end of World War II until the early s many popular works in modern American literature were produced, like Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird.
Inthe Modern Library ranked Brave New World at number 5 on its list of the best English-language novels of the 20th century. InRobert McCrum, writing for The Observer, included Brave New World chronologically at number 53 in "the top greatest novels of all time", and the novel was listed at number 87 on The Big Read survey by the : Aldous Huxley.
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The story of how literature shaped world history, in sixteen acts—from Alexander the Great and the Iliad to Don Quixote and Harry Potter. In this groundbreaking book, Martin Puchner leads us on a remarkable journey through time and around the globe to reveal the powerful role stories and literature have played in creating the world we have today.
Add the lure of social media to the mix and the growing need to establish some sort of authorial online presence in our increasingly crowded world, and you’re about as far away from the traditional image of a writer as you can get—which begs the question: does the modern writer have to be more adaptable than ever before.
Acclaimed author and journalist Michael Pollan—whose number-one New York Times best sellers include The Omnivore’s Dilemma and How to Change Your Mind—offers his latest, provocative look into the profound ways that what we eat affects how we Caffeine: How coffee and tea created the modern world, Pollan calls caffeine “the most-used drug in the world.
The rediscovery of this writer in the Renaissance opened the way to the modern world (and, more important, the invention of political science) (Harvard University Press) By.
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