r/Canonade

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A barrage of literature AND a refreshing draught from the wellspring of belles-lettres. We talk about literary writing: narrative style; plot; characterization, with a focus on the Western canon. --- Keywords: Literature, novels, fiction, writing, prose, rhetoric, narrative, symbolism, composition, author, theme
https://reddit.com/r/Canonade/
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r/literature
983k  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/
r/Poetry
478k  subs
Big Tent sub for all poetry related discussion
https://reddit.com/r/Poetry/
A subreddit for all things Thomas Pynchon. Mr. Pynchon has a reputation for being a "tough" writer. Don't let that intimidate you. Whether you're a Ph.D in Postmodern Literature or a brand new reader, we welcome everyone who has an interest in traversing head-long into his works.
https://reddit.com/r/ThomasPynchon/
r/askphilosophy
112k  subs
/r/askphilosophy aims to provide serious, well-researched answers to philosophical questions.
https://reddit.com/r/askphilosophy/
r/TrueFilm
188k  subs
An in-depth discussion of film
https://reddit.com/r/TrueFilm/
r/writing
877k  subs
Discussions about the writing craft.
https://reddit.com/r/writing/
r/bookclub
68k  subs
Book nerds nerding Read slow, post often, re-read & repeat.
https://reddit.com/r/bookclub/
Writing Feedback: we will tell you the good, the bad, the ugly, and the horrible of your writing. RDR ~ Colorfully Destructive.
https://reddit.com/r/DestructiveReaders/
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/
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/
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/printSF
56k  subs
**A place to discuss published SF**—novels, short stories, comics, images, and more. Not sure if a book is SF? Then post it! Science Fiction, Fantasy, Alt. History, Postmodern Lit., and more are all welcome here. **The key is that it be speculative, not that it fit some arbitrary genre guidelines**. Any sort of link or text post is welcome as long as it is about printed / text / static SF material.
https://reddit.com/r/printSF/
r/bookporn
67k  subs
High quality images of books.
https://reddit.com/r/bookporn/
Writing Prompts. You're a writer and you just want to flex those muscles? You've come to the right place! If you see a prompt you like, simply write a short story based on it. Get comments from others, and leave commentary for other people's works. Let's help each other.
https://reddit.com/r/WritingPrompts/
r/WritersGroup
18k  subs
An online writer's group dedicated to the sharing and constructive peer-review of each other's written work.
https://reddit.com/r/WritersGroup/
r/sciencefiction
112k  subs
This reddit is for fans and creators of Science Fiction and related media in any form. SF topics should involve plausible ideas reached through the rational application of science. General speculative fiction posts are fine as long as they involve Science Fiction.
https://reddit.com/r/sciencefiction/
r/writers
50k  subs
All are welcome at r/writers: fiction writers, nonfiction writers, bloggers and more! Get critique on your work, share resources, ask questions and help fellow writers.
https://reddit.com/r/writers/
Time takes everything but the truth.
https://reddit.com/r/TrueDetective/
/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/
The portal for public history
https://reddit.com/r/AskHistorians/
r/classicalmusic
600k  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/