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About E.M. Forster’s creativity and the critical perception

When British author E.M. Forster published his novel “A Passage to India” in 1924, few could imagine he would soon fade out of the literary scene. Though having published his first debut novel “Where Angels Fear to Tread” in 1905, it was only with “Howards End” and “A Passage to India” that he achieved popularity and…

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Meet Barbara Pym: the most underrated contemporary writer?

When biographer David Cecil and poet Philip Larkin ended up defining Barbara Pym as the most under-rated writer of the XX century they probably wanted to stress out how brilliance often goes overlooked. Their nominating Pym in such position helped her career reach a new phase, where the common reader and the literary critic became aware…