Literature and the Arts
If people can create it, you’ll probably find it in this category. Literature and the arts spans everything from writing books, designing buildings, sculpting stone, and painting on a canvas, to designing fashion, writing an article, and acting in a play. From the first cave paintings to modern works in the digital age, it’s always been about communication and expression.
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English Literature can cover a range from Chaucer and Shakespeare, to Charles Dickens and Truman Capote. We also have extensive information about Asian, French, German, and Italian Literature.
The category of Literature and the Arts also includes fashion, design, and crafts. This could cover designing and making clothing, conducting interior design, and working on arts and crafts. These could include hobbies like embroidery, knitting, quilting, and basketry. The beginning of journalism can be traced back to the Acta Diuma, the prototype of the modern newspaper. Today, journalism includes newspapers, magazines, Web sites, and even comic strips.
Other areas of literature and the arts can include dance, film, theater, and music. All have rich histories that you can explore below.