Fittingly, the most intriguing tale in this volume, titled “Translator Translated,” examines a literary life.
“Art exists so that one may recover the sensation of life,” as literary critic Viktor Shklovsky said.
I need to say up front that Gary Shteyngart is among my literary heroes.
Movies about literary lions and lionesses—The Life of Emile Zola (1937) and Out of Africa (1985)—took home the gold statue.
The society is a taxidermy academy and literary society, among other things.
It is less "literary" than psychological, less psychological than physiological.
Some literary works of Mr. Gladstone have been already noticed.
Lovers of realistic fiction will revel in this literary feast.
There was such a litter as always gathers around a literary man.
From these premises it can be easily inferred that the standard of literary activity in Cuba could not have been very high.
1640s, "pertaining to alphabet letters," from French littéraire, from Latin literarius/litterarius "belonging to letters or learning," from littera/litera "letter" (see letter (n.1)). Meaning "pertaining to literature" is attested from 1737.