Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Taiwanese gourmet and writer Lucille Han (韓良露) died of uterine sarcoma Tuesday, aged 62.
Natalia Revuelta Clews, the Cuban socialite who emptied her bank account and sold her diamond jewelry to support Fidel Castro when he was a little-known insurgent, has died. She was 89.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Andrew Fan from Hong Kong tells stories from his life as a part of the well-resourced yet puzzled Generation Y
Monday, March 2, 2015
Friday, February 27, 2015
The University of Texas' literary archive said Wednesday it paid US$2.2 million for the works of Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a price the school sought to keep secret until ordered to make it public by the state attorney general's office.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Philip Levine, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet whose intimate portraits of blue-collar life were grounded in personal experience and political conscience, died Saturday. Levine was 87.
Monday, February 16, 2015
A Taiwanese indigenous poet urged his readers at the ongoing Taipei International Book Exhibition Saturday to care more about the environment and not to forget the pain suffered by the indigenous people in Taiwan.
The popularity of graphic novels has been increasing around the world in recent years, with many artists turning to the artform to express themselves, according to foreign and domestic experts in the publishing sector.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
A week after HarperCollins stunned the literary world with news that Harper Lee is publishing a second novel, controversy rages about whether the reclusive, 88-year-old novelist is of sound mind.
The Taipei International Comics and Animation Festival kicked off yesterday, featuring graphic artists, authors, voice actors and animation producers from Taiwan, Japan and South Korea.