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1994 in literature

Literature-related events during 1994

List of years in literature (table)

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1994.


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1994 in literature articles: 4

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United Kingdom

United States

Fiction: Louis Edward, Mary Hood, Randall Kenan (fiction/nonfiction), Kate Wheeler
Nonfiction: Kennedy Fraser, Wayne Koestenbaum (nonfiction/poetry), Rosemary Mahoney, Claudia Roth Pierpont
Poetry: Mark Doty, Mary Swander (poetry/nonfiction)



  1. ^ Winder, Robert (13 October 1994). "Highly literary and deeply vulgar: If James Kelman's Booker novel is rude, it is in good company, argues Robert Winder". The Independent. London. James Kelman's victory in the Booker Prize on Tuesday night has already provoked a not altogether polite discussion...
  2. ^ Walsh, Maeve (21 March 1999). "It was five years ago today: How controversial it was, how controversial". The Independent.
  3. ^ "...Przeprowadzone badania wykazują, że szczątki kostne, przywiezione w 1988 roku ze wsi Jeziory na Ukrainie należą do kobiety w wieku 25–30 lat, o wzroście około 164 cm...." (The tests conducted indicate that the bone remains, brought in 1988 from the village Jeziory in the Ukraine, belong to a woman 25–30 years old and about 164 cm tall....") from the protocol of the commission called by the Ministry of Culture and Art after the exhumation on 26 November 1994 of the presumed grave of Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz at Pęksowy Brzyzek cemetery in Zakopane. From:"Maciej Pinkwart, "Wygraliśmy"". Archived from the original on 2010-01-20. Retrieved 2015-01-28. in: Moje Zakopane, 21 February 2005. (Source: Komunikat Komisji powołanej przez Ministra Kultury i Sztuki do spraw pochówku Stanisława Ignacego Witkiewicza. Prof. dr. hab. Tadeusz Polak). Retrieved 11 November 2012.
  4. ^ "All Eight Roy Grace Novels by Peter James Now Available in e-Book Format in the United States: Author of "the world's first electronic novel" in 1994". prweb. 2013-01-31. Retrieved 2015-10-31.
  5. ^ "1995: Denise Chong". Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction – Previous Winners. Wilfrid Laurier University. Archived from the original on 2014-06-06. Retrieved 2016-05-18.
  6. ^ Faculty of Arts, 1994, Edna Staebler Award Archived 2012-10-01 at the Wayback Machine Wilfrid Laurier University, Previous winners, Linda Johns, Retrieved 21 November 2012.