Literature is a written art form, consisting of prose, poetry and drama, controlled from the start by the Saturn cult (Roman Empire, Islam, Holy Roman Empire of the Habsburgs and jesuits, the Catholic Church) as propaganda of the elite, the highest class. In the 20th century propaganda writers were used in the modernist art scene.  

Ancient texts

In Egypt writing was associated with Thoth. Ancient Greece: Homerus (Iliad, Odyssey), Hesiod, Dyonisian tragedy writers Sophocles, Euripides. Indian Hindu texts like the Veda's and Baghdavad Gita. Sumerian literature, the Bible, Virgil, Quran, Poetic Edda, Beowulf, the Nibelungenlied, Geoffrey Chaucer, Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy, Bocaccio, troubadours of South France (medieval romance became the modern novel-roman), King Arthur myths, Hermetic literature of the Medici's,..

Theater: William Shakespeare, French theater of Racine, jesuit Molière,..

Classic period: Erasmus, Cervantes, Jane Austen, Charlotte Bronte, Johann Wolfgang Goethe (Sturm und Drang movement), Friedrich Schiller, Voltaire, John Milton (Paradise Lost),...

After neoclassicism, Romanticism (Victor Hugo's The Hunchback of Notre Dame, William Blake, Friedrich Schlegel, Lord Byron, Friedrich Hölderlin), Impressionism and Bohemian culture (cabaret) becomes the new trend.

Early modernism:  jesuit Charles Baudelaire, Symbolism promoted by Papus and jesuit rosicrucian Joséphin Péladan (poet as priest), Arthur Rimbaud, Paul Verlaine, Stephane Mallarmé, Maurice Maeterlinck, Stefan George), Friedrich Nietzsche (Also Sprach Zarathustra), AC Doyle', WB Yeats, Charles Dickens, Honoré de Balzac, Marcel Proust, Leo Tolstoy, Fyodor Dostojevsky, Gustave Flaubert, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, Mark Twain, André Gide, Franz Kafka, Rainer Maria Rilke, Mary Shelley, Edgar Allan Poe, Rudyard Kipling,..

In the 20th century the program Modernism (internal monologue, nihilism, split mind, decadence) was implemented in Montparnasse Paris (Black Sun Press, Gertrude Stein) and eventually in Greenwich Village and the rest of the world.

ModernismHP Lovecraft, George Orwell, Thomas Mann, Guillaume Apollinaire,  André Breton, Vladimir Nabokov, Harper Lee, Truman Capote, F Scott Fitzgerald, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Virginia Woolf, Jorge Borges, TS Eliot, LF Céline, August Strindberg, Ezra Pound, Ernest Hemingway, Upton Sinclair, Albert Camus, JD Salinger, Umberto Eco, Joseph Conrad (Apocalypse Now), William Faulkner, John Dos Passos, Robert Musil, James Joyce, HG Wells, JRR Tolkien, WH Auden, Christopher Isherwood, Samuel Beckett, Charles Bukowski, Beatniks Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs, Jack Kerouac, Ian Fleming (James Bond novels), Arthur C  Clarke, Robert Heinlein, Kurt Vonnegut, Philip K Dick, Thomas Pynchon, Don DeLillo, NY Intellectuals, Robert Lowell, Michel Houellebecq,..

popular fiction: Tom Wolfe, Truman Capote, Dan Brown, JK Rowling (Harry Potter),..

Nobel Prize of Literature: Rudyard Kipling, Maurice Maeterlinck (The Blue Bird), Knut Hamsun, WB Yeats (Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn), George Bernard Shaw (Fabian Society), Henri Bergson, Thomas Mann (gay-pedophilia agenda), Eugene O'Neill, Herman Hesse, André Gide, William Faulkner, Bertrand Russell, Winston Churchill, Ernest Hemingway, Albert Camus, John Steinbeck, Jean-Paul Sartre, Samuel Beckett, Pablo Neruda, Saul Bellow (NY Intellectuals), Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Octavio Paz, Toni Morrison, Dario Fo, Günter Grass, John Coetzee, Harold Pinter, Doris Lessing, Alice Munro, Bob Dylan, Annie Ernaux,..

Columbia University awarded the Pullitzer Prize (created by Joseph Pullitzer who worked with Hearst) to: George Gershwin, Sylvia Plath, Archibald McLeish (S&B), Ray Bradbury (designed the Epcot Center at Disney World), Dr Seuss, WH Auden, Robert Lowell, Bob Dylan,..


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