Category: Language

The Intricate Dance of Secrets in Literature

The Intricate Dance of Secrets in Literature

Literature, as a mirror reflecting the complexities of the human condition, thrives on the power of secrets. Enigmatic elements such as secrets and confessions serve as literary devices that enrich stories with layers of meaning and delight readers with a journey of discovery. The allure lies not only in the unveiling of hidden truths but in the delicate dance between what is disclosed and what remains shrouded in mystery.

March 12, 2024March 12, 2024
Reading aloud

New Book Club for Adults with no Strings Attached

The only thing more pleasurable than reading, perhaps, is listening to a beautifully read story. We are partnering with Book Club Bunch to offer you a new type of events! Join us as we delve into outstanding literary works and enjoy stories read out loud by amazing actors! Gift yourself some ME (or couple) time, feel the power of a small community, and let great stories take you away!

October 14, 2021June 13, 2022
Chinese Calligraphy Styles: How to Tell them Apart

Chinese Calligraphy Styles: How to Tell them Apart

Calligraphy has a special status in China, as the Chinese culture is devoted to the power of the written word. Over time, the changes in the materials, tools and government requirements, caused calligraphy to transform. Old styles were pushed aside as new, more modern styles appeared. Here are some ways you can tell apart different Chinese calligraphy styles.

April 26, 2021June 13, 2022
Contemporary street art Arabic calligraphy by El Seed

Calligraphy in Arab Art

Calligraphy, the art of beautiful handwriting was carefully nurtured in many parts of the world. In the Middle East, Arabic calligraphy found its way into every part of human life. It has moved beyond paper and incorporated itself into many different art forms and materials.

March 22, 2021June 13, 2022