« first day (2960 days earlier)      last day (27 days later) » 

9:30 AM
0
Q: Are Lorca's "Gypsy Ballads" adapted from, or inspired by, traditional Romani songs?

Rand al'ThorFederico Garcia Lorca's Romancero Gitano, usually translated as Gypsy Ballads, is a collection of poems, about which Wikipedia says: All of the poems deal with the Romani people (gypsies) and their culture, but only as a theme used to carry the larger message that the poet was trying to conve...

 
 
2 hours later…
11:10 AM
0
Q: Thomas Hardy’s “The Man He Killed”

Gareth ReesThomas Hardy’s ‘The Man He Killed’ (1902) was published in Time’s Laughingstocks (1909):     “Had he and I but met     By some old ancient inn, We should have sat us down to wet     Right many a nipperkin!     “But ranged as infantry,     And staring face to face, I shot at him...

 
 
2 hours later…
12:42 PM
@Bookworm This ought to be easier than the Emily Jane Pfeiffer poem — worth a go even if you don't normally answer poetry questions
 

« first day (2960 days earlier)      last day (27 days later) »