Roman poet Virgil born

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Ancient Greeks/Modern Lives

Ancient Greeks/Modern Lives aims to inspire people to come together to read, see, and think about classical literature and how it continues to influence and invigorate American cultural life.

Mexican poet Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz born

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American novelist and short story writer Sarah Orne Jewett born

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Dorothy Parker, American writer, poet, critic and wit, born

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Alfred, Lord Tennyson, English poet, born

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Percy Bysshe Shelley, major English Romantic poet, born

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Troy

This NEH-supported educational website from the Universities of Cincinnati and Tübingen has archeological information, animations, geography, history, time lines, myths and legends as well as teaching and learning resources: all in an engaging format for the classroom. 

 Literatura.org: Literatura argentina contemporánea

Literatura.org: Literatura argentina contemporánea

Argentine contemporary literature: texts and national authors' biographies, pictures, and audio files in addition to special publications and issues, and interactive stories. Intermediate through advanced. AP recommended.