Famous meals taken from famous literature texts

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By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Thursday 26 July 2012

Lit geeks who love their food will be delighted to know that graphic designer Dinah Fried has gone ahead to reenact famous meals from famous literature texts and show us just how yummy they are with a series of artfully composed shots. Meals from classic reads like The Catcher in the Rye, Alice in Wonderland, Oliver Twist and Moby Dick make an appearance as well as from contemporary bestseller The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. Nice. 

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Classic literary novels starring you

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By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Tuesday 1 May 2012

If you are slightly depressed that your life is not quite the stuff of great literature, wipe these tears away now. We’ve found this UK company that hawks personalised novels where you can rename story characters after you. No better time than now to stage your grand classic novel debut as Cheshire Cathy in the […]

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The Juvenilia: an art and literature blog

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By Eve Lesser in Cool Websites on Tuesday 1 November 2011

The Juvenilia is an art and literature blog that aims to capture, in their words, ‘the strange beauty that forms when worldly perspectives come together’. Almost every contributor is from a different country, with content that ranges from stunning nature photography and cheerfully bizarre artwork, to philosophical musings and trilingual poetry.

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The Shagi’s Fantasie Impromptu project

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By Kiron Heriot-Darragh in New Events on Sunday 18 May 2008

Caught yourself on a how-the-hell-did-I-even-get-here train of thought lately? Ukrainian literary experimentalist Alex Shagi is calling out for visual artists across the world to ride that train to the end of the line.

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