Archive for the category ‘LITERATURE’


Tom Paine, Christianity, and Modern Psychiatry
Bruce E. Levine - CounterPunch
June 17th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
In Memory of Binyavanga Wainaina, a Literary Gangster
Christine Mungai – Al Jazeera
June 3rd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Kenya’s Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o Is Recipient of Erich-Maria-Remarque Peace Prize 2019
Kimpa Vita Press – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Answering the Mysterious Call of an Artist’s Spiritual Vocation
Edward Curtin – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
No Direction Home: The Journey of Frantz Fanon
Adam Shatz | Raritan Quarterly, Rutgers University – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 6th, 2019 ( Comments Off on No Direction Home: The Journey of Frantz Fanon)
We Need an Ecological Revolution
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 1st, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
An Open Letter to My Sister, Miss Angela Davis
James Baldwin | New York Review of Books – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on An Open Letter to My Sister, Miss Angela Davis)
Guide to the Classics: The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran
Antonia Pont – The Conversation
December 31st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Guide to the Classics: The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran)
The Act of Killing: Authorship as Performance and the Mythology of National Identity
Aruna Ekanayake | UCLA Cinema and Media Studies – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Act of Killing: Authorship as Performance and the Mythology of National Identity)
Brave New World Revisited Again
Dan Glazebrook - RT
October 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Brave New World Revisited Again)
The Sadness of Silence
Shiv Visvanathan – The Hindu
September 24th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Sadness of Silence)
Tao Te Ching
Lao Tzu – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Tao Te Ching)
Genocide Hoax Tests Ethics of Academic Publishing
Reuben Rose-Redwood – The Conversation
July 16th, 2018 ( 2 Comments »)
Meet the Teenage Feminist Who Has Just Published Her First Book
Naledi Shange | Sowetan Live - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 2nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Meet the Teenage Feminist Who Has Just Published Her First Book)
Why There Need to Be More Autistic Characters in Children’s Books
Shalini Vohra – The Conversation
February 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Why There Need to Be More Autistic Characters in Children’s Books)
A Visit to Heaven and Hell: Mapping Planet Earth
Eduardo Galeano - TomDispatch
November 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on A Visit to Heaven and Hell: Mapping Planet Earth)
On the Beach 2017: The Beckoning of Nuclear War
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 7th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
War Is a Racket
Major General Smedley Butler, USMC – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 19th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Spherons of Harmony
Leo Semashko – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Spherons of Harmony)
What Makes a Hero: Joseph Campbell’s Seminal Monomyth Model for the Eleven Stages of the Hero’s Journey, Animated
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 4th, 2015 ( Comments Off on What Makes a Hero: Joseph Campbell’s Seminal Monomyth Model for the Eleven Stages of the Hero’s Journey, Animated)
How to Read Intelligently and Write a Great Essay: Robert Frost’s Letter of Advice to His Young Daughter
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on How to Read Intelligently and Write a Great Essay: Robert Frost’s Letter of Advice to His Young Daughter)
A Pathan Soldier
Stephen Gill – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on A Pathan Soldier)
Anne Lamott on Writing and Why Perfectionism Kills Creativity
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Anne Lamott on Writing and Why Perfectionism Kills Creativity)
Friedrich Nietzsche on Why a Fulfilling Life Requires Embracing Rather than Running from Difficulty
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 20th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Friedrich Nietzsche on Why a Fulfilling Life Requires Embracing Rather than Running from Difficulty)
Alan Lightman on Our Yearning for Immortality and Why We Long for Permanence in a Universe of Constant Change
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 26th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Alan Lightman on Our Yearning for Immortality and Why We Long for Permanence in a Universe of Constant Change)
Reading Melville in Post-9/11 America
Greg Grandin – The Nation
January 20th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Reading Melville in Post-9/11 America)
Stay: The Social Contagion of Suicide and How to Preempt It
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Stay: The Social Contagion of Suicide and How to Preempt It)
Henry Hikes to Fitchburg: Lovely Illustrated Children’s Adaptation of Thoreau’s Philosophy, Full of Universal Wisdom for All
Maria Popova, BrainPickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Henry Hikes to Fitchburg: Lovely Illustrated Children’s Adaptation of Thoreau’s Philosophy, Full of Universal Wisdom for All)
RIP, Elmore Leonard: The Beloved Author’s 10 Rules of Writing
Maria Popova – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2013 ( Comments Off on RIP, Elmore Leonard: The Beloved Author’s 10 Rules of Writing)
Charles Bukowski’s “Friendly Advice to a Lot of Young Men,”
Maria Popova, Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Charles Bukowski’s “Friendly Advice to a Lot of Young Men,”)
Remembering Howard Zinn on the Anniversary of His Death and Germinating the Seeds of Truth
Mark Karlin, Buzzflash editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 7th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Remembering Howard Zinn on the Anniversary of His Death and Germinating the Seeds of Truth)
2011: A Brave New Dystopia
Chris Hedges - Truthdig
January 3rd, 2011 ( Comments Off on 2011: A Brave New Dystopia)