Araby – A Short Story by James Joyce

James Joyce, born in Dublin on February 2nd, 1882, is celebrated as one of the most influential writers of the twentieth century. A key figure in the modernist avant-garde movement, Joyce’s contributions to literature are unparalleled. Among his best-known works are Ulysses, Dubliners, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, and Finnegans Wake. […]

Mark Twain – The Rise of America’s Greatest Humourist

Mark Twain has often been called the ‘Father of American Literature’, with his most well-known books, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and Huckleberry Finn securing him a spot on the list of American Greats. Living through America’s industrial boom in the 1860s, and the American Civil War, there is much more to Mr Twain than […]