German Literature

What Powell Might Say About the Fed Instead of “Transient Inflation” – Quartz

The job description of the central banker demands a subtle sense of semantics: a misplaced word or a phrase misused can move markets and tip economies. This holiday season, it seems, Jerome Powell, Chairman of the US Federal Reserve, will be spending his days reflecting on the meaning of the …

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Translators win the Fu Lei Prize

In what is considered a major boost for female translators in the country, three women recently won top honors at the prestigious Fu Lei Awards at Fu Lei Library in Zhoupu City in Shanghai’s Pudong New Area. The Fu Lei Prize, which was created by the French Embassy in China …

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These 14 faculty books will make great holiday gifts

American comics: a story By Jeremy Dauber Comics conquered America. From movies, where Marvel and DC movies reign supreme, to television, where comic book shows like The walking dead became some of the most popular in cable history, convention halls, bestseller lists, Pulitzer Prize-winning titles and MacArthur Scholarship recipients, comics …

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Snowdrop: new character posters capture the tragic love story of BLACKPINK’s Jisoo and Jung Hae In

In the character posters for the weekend drama JTBC ‘Snowdrops‘, which was released on November 30, Jung Hae In and Jisoo express the tragedy of their love story. With broken glass, desperate expressions and simple but punchy lines, viewers remain extremely curious. The first episode is released on December 18 …

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The success of the new German coalition government offers lessons for Canadian politicians

The Trudeau government has always ignored Parliament, perhaps even a little afraid of it. This was true even when they were in the majority and became more visible in their first minority. They cut the number of sitting days to a ridiculous level this year – before this week, the …

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FVCC Library Acquires Extraordinary Collection of Western Books

The Wild West is back and wilder than ever at the Broussard Family Library and the Learning Commons at Flathead Valley Community College, thanks to a significant donation of Western literature. On November 10, Whitefish resident Nick Chickering and his wife Karen donated 287 rare books to the college about …

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Systemic Racism Doctor’s Book Wins Two QWF Literary Awards

Breadcrumb Links Local News Local arts Samir Shaheen-Hussain was one of the few double winners for Fighting for a Hand to Hold: Confronting Medical Colonialism Against Indigenous Children in Canada. Author of the article: Ian mcgillis Samir Shaheen-Hussain’s book Fighting for a Hand to Hold: Confronting Medical Colonialism Against Indigenous …

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Londoner Diary: People Still Snip, Founder Says Writers’ Prize

Britain’s top prize for writers of color is still under attack from part of the literary establishment, one of its founders has said. “It comes in waves,” Professor Sunny Singh told the Londoner. “It started from the moment we announced it,” Singh explained, and said the “sniping” had not stopped …

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Here are the top 5 universities in Romania you should know about

Beyond legendary vampires and exquisite castles, Romania offers many and varied gifts to those interested. One is higher education. Yes, while like many European countries, its universities have been overshadowed by traditional choices. Nonetheless, there is so much potential to be tapped here. Gradually, international applicants showed interest in applying …

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Mercedes-Benz S-Class plug-in hybrid, now available with all-wheel drive

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is synonymous with the pinnacle of luxury and automotive exclusivity. At least that was before a few shady generations put the brakes on things. But many in the industry are heralding the W223 S-Class as a return to form for the moniker, and a new plug-in option …

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