From 13th to 9th century BC the ancient Greece kingdom thrived and it is regarded as one of the most advanced civilizations of the world of its era. The Early Middle Ages started as soon as this era of Greece was over. The Byzantine Empire was the one which also had the significant impact on the history of the era which followed. The native men owning some land and that were born in the kingdom were regarded as the natives and the nationals of the kingdom. The slavery was regarded as one of the worse possible actions of the ancient Greece which is still bashed by many historians of the modern era. Continue Reading
Novelist Madeleine Thien won Canada’s literary awards for fiction with her work Do Not Say We Have Nothing. The book also was nominated for the Man Booker prize sometime back and won the Scotiabank Giller Prize and the Governor General’s Literary Award in 2016.
For Thien, the journey has been nothing short of amazing. Thien and her family are Malaysian-Chinese immigrants and live in Montreal. The novel portrays the life of a family of musicians in China’s tragic and tumultuous 20th Century history based on the incident of the 1989 Tiananmen Square.
There are several Canadian writers who have written masterpieces. They are not only recognized nationally but also internationally. Their work has influenced the lives of millions from all over the world. For good novels and prose work, a writer should not necessarily belong to Shakespeare’s era. The fact is that despite intense digitalized world we live in there are some book lovers who are continuously leaving their mark on the related industry. We all know that many entertainment activities become online-oriented, that is why today you can easily while the time away dropping in online casino or watch Netflix series, or whatever. But there are still people who prefer meaningful pastime. The modern writers of Canada are influenced indigenously and therefore their writing also depicts the same. These writers make sure that a large audience is influenced. It is also worth mentioning that these writers are very much successful in this endeavor. Continue Reading