literature

8:48am

Sat February 1, 2014
Arts

The play's the thing SU professor discovers

Statue of Lope de Vega at the entrance of the National Library of Spain, in Madrid.
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It’s not every day you come across a lost play from a master of 16th century literature.  But that’s what happened to a professor at Syracuse University’s department of languages, literatures and linguistics.  

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11:00am

Tue March 19, 2013
-Nature of Things

Spring is Right Around the Bookshelf

John Weeks recommends various nature-related literature to be read while waiting for spring to fully bloom.

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11:00am

Tue February 26, 2013
-Nature of Things

The Refining Process

John Weeks discusses works of literature and authors that have influenced him over the course of his life, including Henry Thoreau, Donald Peattie, and Aldo Leopold.

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