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Questions related to the concept of "narrator" in literature, i.e. the "voice" that appears to speak or tell a story. The narrator can usually not simply be equated with the author. There are various …
Questions about the pre-Romantic English poet, painter and printmaker William Blake (1757 – 1827) and his works. Blake is known for combining poems with illustrations. His works include 'Songs of Inno…
Questions about the series of 53 short stories by G. K. Chesterton featuring Father Brown, an English Catholic priest and detective. Use with [g-k-chesterton] and [short-stories]
Questions about the works of the Algerian-born French philosopher and author Albert Camus (1913 – 1960) or his life as a writer. His works should be tagged with [french-literature]. He is best known f…
for questions about any works of literature that were originally created in the Persian language. Please use with the appropriate author and work tags as well.
Questions about literature that was originally written in any of the Chinese languages (including Classical Chinese, Mandarin and Cantonese), regardless of where it was published. Please also make sur…
Questions about current or historical practices in publishing that affected or would affect many or most publications in a specific period and/or place (country, city, ...). In this type of questions,…
For questions about the works of Leo Tolstoy and his life as a writer. Use this tag with the tag [russian-literature].
For questions about the US author Mark Twain (real name Samuel Langhorne Clemens; 1835 – 1910) or about any of his works, which include The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom Saw…
To be used for about the graphic novel, or its relation to other works, along with the [neil-gaiman] and [comics] tags.
For questions about the life and works of the Victorian-era English poetess Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806 – 1861).
Questions about the works of the Scottish-Canadian author Robert Barr (1849-1912) or his life as a writer.
Questions about the novel 'In the Midst of Alarms' (1894, 1900, 1912) by Robert Barr. Should be tagged with [robert-barr].
Questions about Aurora Leigh (1856), an epic novel in blank verse by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Use this tag with the [elizabeth-barrett-browning] tag.
Questions related to books as physical objects, e.g. their size, colors, etc.
For questions about the works of the Soviet writers Arkady and Boris Strugatsky or their lives as writers. Their most famous works include "Hard to Be a God", "Roadside Picnic", "Monday Begins on Satu…
For questions about the works of Guy de Maupassant and his life as a writer. Use this tag with the [french-literature] tag.
For questions about Scandinavian literature: works of literature which were originally written in any of the North Germanic (or "Scandinavian") languages - Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Icelandic, or Ol…
for questions about works of literature originally created in the Latin language, along with the applicable author and work tags.
Questions related to literary criticism, the branch of the humanities that studies and interprets literature. For literary theory, use the [theory] tag.
Questions about the works of Rabindranath Tagore (1861–1941) or his life as a writer. He was a Bengali poet, dramatist, and novelist, best known for the poetry collection 'Gitanjali' (1910).
Questions about works of literature written in the Bengali language, an Indo-Aryan language spoken in South Asia.
Questions about the works of Stephen King and his life as a writer. Stephen King is most famous for his works in horror, such as 'Carrie', 'It' and 'The Shining'.
Questions about the works of the English Romantic poet John Keats (1795 – 1821) and his life as a writer.
For questions about the poet Robert Frost or his works. Questions about his short poems should be tagged with the [poetry] tag as well.
For questions about the Argentinian author Jorge Luis Borges or about any of his literary works, most famously his short story collections Ficciones (1944) and The Aleph (1949).
For questions about Watership Down, the novel by Richard Adams. Use in conjunction with [richard-adams].
Questions about the works of Richard Adams (1920-2016) or his life as a writer.
For questions about the author Nelle Harper Lee (1926-2016) or about any of her works, such as To Kill a Mockingbird and Go Set a Watchman.
The Bible, a collection of sacred texts. Questions should deal with the literary aspects of the text as defined by the Help Center. Otherwise, questions should refer either to Christianity Stack Excha…
For questions about the works of Hector Hugh Munro (1870 – 1916), when writing as Saki, and his life as a writer. Do NOT use for questions about Hector Hugh Munro that are unrelated to his pseudonymou…
For questions about To Kill A Mockingbird, the book by Harper Lee. Use this tag with the [harper-lee] tag.
Questions related to works of literature which are transmitted through speech or song.
Questions about norms of spelling, hyphenation, capitalisation, word breaks, emphasis, punctuation and other aspects of orthography.
Questions related to sexuality, including LGBT themes (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender), in works of literature or literary theory.
How questions about Sir Terry Pratchett, the English author, and his works. His most famous work ıs the Discworld cycle, and some other works include "Strata", "Nation", the Johnny Maxwell trilogy, an…