r/AskLiteraryStudies

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r/literature
930k  subs
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--strongly encouraged, even.
https://reddit.com/r/literature/
Critical theory is a school of thought that stresses the examination and the critique of society and culture by applying knowledge from the social sciences and the humanities.
https://reddit.com/r/CriticalTheory/
r/askphilosophy
105k  subs
/r/askphilosophy aims to provide serious, well-researched answers to philosophical questions.
https://reddit.com/r/askphilosophy/
r/Poetry
426k  subs
Big Tent sub for all poetry related discussion
https://reddit.com/r/Poetry/
r/TrueFilm
179k  subs
An in-depth discussion of film
https://reddit.com/r/TrueFilm/
r/AskAcademia
75k  subs
This subreddit is for discussing academic life, and for asking questions directed towards people involved in academia, (both science and humanities).
https://reddit.com/r/AskAcademia/
/r/badphilosophy is currently open. Don't make me close it again. Please use the Old Reddit design, linked in the top left corner.
https://reddit.com/r/badphilosophy/
r/AskHistorians
988k  subs
The portal for public history
https://reddit.com/r/AskHistorians/
A place where the Illiterati congregate, in their grand conspiracy to trick logical upstanding redditors into thinking that the author is dead and that books exist which aren't 1984 and Brave New World.
https://reddit.com/r/badliterarystudies/
The dump for the most terrible combination of words ever printed on paper, and the even worse words talking about other words printed on paper. Please use our Subreddit the Old Reddit style, with the link in the top left corner.
https://reddit.com/r/badliterature/
For questions and answers grounded in Social Science.
https://reddit.com/r/AskSocialScience/
r/writing
808k  subs
Discussions about the writing craft.
https://reddit.com/r/writing/
r/linguistics
161k  subs
**lin⋅guis⋅tics**: the scientific study of human *language* * what form does it take? * how is meaning constructed? * how is it structured? * how is it produced?
https://reddit.com/r/linguistics/
This is exactly what it sounds like. In need of a good read? Let us know what you want and we guarantee you'll find a great book, or your money back.
https://reddit.com/r/booksuggestions/
r/GradSchool
70k  subs
Discussion forum for current, past, and future students of any discipline completing post-graduate studies - taught or research.
https://reddit.com/r/GradSchool/
r/bookclub
62k  subs
Book nerds nerding Read slow, post often, re-read & repeat.
https://reddit.com/r/bookclub/
Welcome to the subreddit for the study of the history of ideas, including the histories of philosophy, of literature and the arts, of the natural and social sciences, of religion, and of political thought!
https://reddit.com/r/HistoryofIdeas/
r/classicalmusic
536k  subs
Whether you're a musician, a newbie, a composer or a listener, welcome. Please turn off your phone, and applaud between threads, not individual posts.
https://reddit.com/r/classicalmusic/
r/suggestmeabook
507k  subs
Need an idea what to read next? Tell us what you've enjoyed in the past, or what you're looking for, and let the community suggest a book (or books) for you to read!
https://reddit.com/r/suggestmeabook/
This reddit is intended for academic philosophers - (graduate) students, teachers, and researchers. Encouraged submissions: Open access articles of merit and substance, including from the popular press, that directly engage with a philosophical issue or concern the philosophical academic community. Links to teaching resources also appreciated.
https://reddit.com/r/AcademicPhilosophy/
r/books
17m  subs
This is a moderated subreddit. It is our intent and purpose to foster and encourage in-depth discussion about all things related to books, authors, genres, or publishing in a safe, supportive environment. If you're looking for help with a personal book recommendation, consult our Weekly Recommendation Thread, Suggested Reading page, or ask in r/suggestmeabook.
https://reddit.com/r/books/
r/TrueReddit
438k  subs
A subreddit for really great, insightful articles and discussion. Please follow reddiquette, and READ THE ARTICLE before voting or discussing. Downvotes should only be used if something doesn’t contribute to intelligent discussion, not just because you disagree. Please use the report button if you see something that doesn’t belong.
https://reddit.com/r/TrueReddit/
r/grammar
40k  subs
A subreddit for questions and discussions about grammar, language, style, conventions[,] and punctuation.
https://reddit.com/r/grammar/
r/badhistory
165k  subs
A place for the most uninformed, naive, and wrongheaded comments about history. Think that your opinion plus half a Wikipedia article is as valid (or more so) as the experts in the field? This is the hell your comment will burn in.
https://reddit.com/r/badhistory/
r/ArtHistory
47k  subs
This is a community of art enthusiasts interested in a vast range of movements, styles, media, and methodologies. Please feel free to share your favorite articles, essays, artists, or artworks.
https://reddit.com/r/ArtHistory/
A community for people who are passionate about music. Stimulating, in-depth music discussions aren't rare here.
https://reddit.com/r/LetsTalkMusic/