Extreme Web Surfs!
Thursday, May 06, 2004
 
GREAT LITERATURE



I'm in a highbrow mood tonight, so if you're visiting and looking for fluff - well, scroll down the page a bit!

Online Poetry Anthology - many of the classics, in nicely formatted pages..

The Nibelungenlied - English translation

..and a German site - links to original annotated manuscripts, etc..

Icelandic Sagas - dual language versions, and more..

Christiaan Staang's Dosteyevsky Research Station THE place to go online , for all your needs concerning this monumental novelist..

Essay on Horror in Literature and Film

Literature, Arts and Medicine Database - an exceptionally good resource from NYU, listing almost every major piece of literature and art with medical themes in it..

Sublime Anxiety - Online 'exhibit' on the Gothic family..

Literary works of Queen Elizabeth I (..good thing you didn't quit your day job Lizzie. Still, I don't think Bush or Blair could match you!)

G.K.Chesterton - overview here

Online text of Chesterton's 'The Everlasting Man' - Take a fresh look at Christianity , with this brilliant work as your guide..

A classic is a book that has never finished saying what it has to say.
Italo Calvino

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