/r/literature/

r/literature

2.1M members
r/literature is a subreddit with 2.1M members. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is massive in size.
Welcome to /r/literature, a community for deeper discussions of plays, poetry, short stories, and novels. Discussions of literary criticism, literary history, literary theory, and critical theory are also welcome. We are not /r/books: please do not use this sub to seek book recommendations or homework help.

Popular Themes in r/literature

#1
Advice Requests
: "How did the publishing process work for Finnegans Wake?"
6 posts
#2
Solution Requests
: "NYRB classics recs based on what I’ve already liked?"
4 posts
#3
News
: "The PEN America Literary Awards have been cancelled following months of escalating tensions and the withdrawal of several nominees"
3 posts
#4
Pain & Anger
: "Swann’s Way but boring"
2 posts

Popular Topics in r/literature

#1

Literature

: "Few question regarding cliches in classical Literature"
64 posts
#2

Novels

: "Classic Novels Where Woman Leaves Her Husband/Boyfriend for Another Woman"
13 posts
#3

Poetry

: "Prose Poetry in English"
10 posts
#4

Classics

: "The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction - Walter Benjamin (1935)"
7 posts
#5

Books

5 posts
#6

Writing

4 posts
#7

Shakespeare

: "I don’t hear the iambic pattern In Shakespeare’s Sonnet 151"
3 posts
#8

Authors

3 posts
#9

Kafka

2 posts
#10

Irony

2 posts

Member Growth in r/literature

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+57k members(2.8%)

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