Literature

William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare: England’s National Poet

William Shakespeare. Martin Droeshout, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons William Shakespeare was an English playwright, poet, and actor, widely regarded as one of the greatest writers in the English language and the world’s greatest...

Moby Dick

Moby-Dick by Herman Melville

Moby-Dick Classics Illustrated cover. Jim Griffin, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons Herman Melville was an American novelist, short story writer, and poet. He is best known for his novel Moby-Dick. Melville’s literary works often explore...

Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

Things Fall Apart Signed. McDowell, Obolensky, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons Chinua Achebe was a Nigerian novelist, poet, professor, and critic, widely regarded as one of Africa’s most influential literary figures. Born on November...

Don Quixote essay

On Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes

Don Quixote Statue. Image by ddzphoto from Pixabay Miguel de Cervantes was a Spanish writer who is widely regarded as one of the greatest figures in Spanish and world literature. He was born in...