Literary Tourism

//Literary Tourism

June 2019

Literary Tourism: Contributing Editor Jim Weitz on the Taiwanese-themed work A Pail of Oysters by Vern Sneider

By | 2019-06-17T00:20:42+00:00 June 1st, 2019|Fiction, LITERARY ARTS, Literary Tourism, Nonfiction, Personal Essay, Travel Writing|

Contributing Editor Jim Weitz Literary Tourism: A Pail of Oysters by Vern Sneider Vern Sneider was a 1950’s writer whose hands-on experience in post-WWII reconstruction helped form the storylines for his novels. The U.S. Army [...]

February 2019

Literary Tourism: CE Jim Weitz on Orwell’s Burmese Days and Larkin’s Finding George Orwell in Burma

By | 2019-02-05T13:45:22+00:00 February 4th, 2019|LITERARY ARTS, Literary Tourism, Travel Writing|

Jim Weitz, Contributing Editor Literary Tourism: George Orwell's Burmese Days and Emma Larkin's Finding George Orwell in Burma George Orwell. The very name is associated in the English lexicon with critiques of despotic totalitarian rule. [...]

November 2018

Literary Tourism: CE Jim Weitz on Phnom Penh and The Death and Life of Dith Pran

By | 2019-06-01T17:28:33+00:00 November 23rd, 2018|LITERARY ARTS, Literary Tourism, Nonfiction, Travel Writing|

Jim Weitz, Contributing Editor Phnom Penh and The Death and Life of Dith Pran Cambodia is a beautiful country with friendly people, a fascinating history, and dishes full of exotic flavors. There are wonderful things [...]

September 2018

Literary Tourism: CE Jim Weitz’s “Banda Neira: Paradise and Practicality in Somerset Maugham’s The Narrow Corner”

By | 2019-06-02T22:33:51+00:00 September 23rd, 2018|LITERARY ARTS, Literary Tourism, Nonfiction, Personal Essay, Travel Writing|

Jim Weitz Banda Neira: Paradise and Practicality in Somerset Maugham’s The Narrow Corner   In Somerset Maugham’s 1932 novel, The Narrow Corner, three worldly travelers, all practical-minded criminals of a sort, dock at the remote [...]

August 2018

CNF: A. Anupama’s Mixed Form Travel Essay “Like a Memory of Rain”

By | 2018-08-08T00:50:41+00:00 August 8th, 2018|Haibun, LITERARY ARTS, Literary Tourism, Mixed Forms, Nonfiction, Personal Essay, Travel Writing|

A. Anupama   Like the memory of rain: a travel essay “Each of you, observe your mind yourself; see your original nature yourself… Because there is a teacher within one’s own mind that understands spontaneously.” [...]

July 2018

Literary Tourism: Contributing Editor J Brandon Lowry Explores “The Beach” by Alex Garland

By | 2018-07-29T16:11:12+00:00 July 29th, 2018|LITERARY ARTS, Literary Tourism, Nonfiction, Personal Essay, Travel Writing|

CE Brandon Lowry Explores The Beach by Alex Garland “You fish, swim, eat, laze around, and everyone’s so friendly. It’s such simple stuff, but… If I could stop the world and restart life, put the clock [...]

June 2018

May 2018