After the war a new generation of writers become known they were called realists. There subjects were drawn from slums, factories, corrupt politicians, and prostitutes. They sought to explain why ordinary people behave the way they do.
Murakami & Magical Realism | Book Oblivion Academy. This new online course explores the nuances of magical realism in literature by considering three of Haruki Murakami's most bizarre novels: Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World, The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, and Kafka on the Shore.
Strange things are happening on the remote and snowbound archipelago of St. Hauda’s Land. Magical winged creatures flit around the icy bogland, albino animals hide themselves in the snow-glazed woods, and Ida Maclaird is slowly turning into glass.
Gustave Flaubert French writer who is counted among the greatest novelists in Western literature. He is known especially for his first published novel, Madame Bovary for his Correspondence, and for his scrupulous devotion to his art and style.