The Complete Review Guide to Contemporary World Fiction by M.A. OrthoferFor more than a decade, the Complete Review has been an essential site for readers interested in learning about new books in translation and developments in global literature. Expanding upon the sites content, this wide-ranging yet user-friendly resource is the perfect guide for English-language readers eager to explore fiction from around the world. Profiling hundreds of titles and authors from 1945 to today, with an emphasis on fiction published in the past two decades, this reference provides a fascinating portal into the styles, trends, and genres of the worlds literatures, from Scandinavian crime thrillers and cutting-edge works in China to Latin American narco-fiction and award-winning French novels.
What sets this guide apart is its critical selection of titles that define the arc of a nations literary development, paired with lively summaries that convey both the enjoyment and significance of each work. Arranged by region, country, and language, entries illuminate the fiction of individual nations, cultures, and peoples, while concise biographies sketch the careers of noteworthy authors. Compiled by M. A. Orthofer, an avid book reviewer and founder of the Complete Review, this reference will benefit from an actively maintained companion site featuring additional links and resources and new reviews as contemporary works are published. The Complete Review Guide to Contemporary World Fiction is perfect for readers who wish to expand their reading choices and knowledge of contemporary world fiction.
Globalization (Contemporary World)
Contemporary history , in English-language historiography, is a subset of modern history which describes the historical period from approximately to the present. Contemporary history is politically dominated by the Cold War 91 between the United States and Soviet Union whose effects were felt across the world.
The numerical value of contemporary world in Chaldean Numerology is: 8. The numerical value of contemporary world in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1. Word in Definition. Princeton's WordNet 1. How to pronounce contemporary world?
The course will examine the historical conditions under which the contemporary world came into being, with an emphasis on the recent past.
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