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dale-estey's picture
Jan.01.2011
Move Over, Alfred Kazin: That’s Kitty Kelley Writing in The American ScholarBy PATRICIA COHENClay BlackmoreKitty Kelley Kitty Kelley’s celebrity biographies of such figures as Frank Sinatra, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Elizabeth Taylor, Nancy Reagan, the British royals, the Bush family and most...
beverly-akerman's picture
Dec.24.2010
(Originally published on The Rover, Montreal's online arts magazine) The first novel by Mordecai Richler I read was Son of a Smaller Hero in the late ’70s. I was a McGill undergrad in an intro to CanLit class taught by a Caribbean member of the professoriate, the punchline to the course...
aberjhani's picture
Dec.10.2010
After rumors of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's sensitive health issues began to circulate around the Internet several years ago, readers worldwide began to fear the great Nobel Laureate (1982) had written and published his final books. Videos posted on YouTube featured a "farewell note"...
bob-mustin's picture
Nov.26.2010
An interesting perspective on one of the world's greatest writers from an odd source. There are many reasons to think about Tolstoy on the centennial of his death. Among them: his ability to see. Tolstoy had an almost superhuman ability to perceive reality. via www.nytimes.com An interesting...
bob-mustin's picture
Aug.09.2010
NEWSWEEK's article about J.D. Salinger is in part because of his famous book, The Catcher In The Rye, in part because of the mystique grown about the reclusive writer. And partly because of two new literary event regarding Salinger, a two-hour documentary, Salinger, and a new, extensive biography, ...
april-garner's picture
Jul.18.2010
Hello Red Room, I am new to this site. I am the author of a biographical poetry book "REFLECTIONS OF...A Diamond in the making". This poetry book takes a deep look at my life and some of my experiences and feelings when it comes to emotions, passions, relationships, spirituality and...
april-garner's picture
Jul.18.2010
Hello Red Room, I am new to this site. I am the author of a biographical poetry book "REFLECTIONS OF...A Diamond in the making". This poetry book takes a deep look at my life and some of my experiences and feelings when it comes to emotions, passions, relationships, spirituality and...
april-garner's picture
Jul.18.2010
Hello Red Room, I am new to this site. I am the author of a biographical poetry book "REFLECTIONS OF...A Diamond in the making". This poetry book takes a deep look at my life and some of my experiences and feelings when it comes to emotions, passions, relationships, spirituality and...
april-garner's picture
Jul.18.2010
Hello Red Room, I am new to this site. I am the author of a biographical poetry book "REFLECTIONS OF...A Diamond in the making". This poetry book takes a deep look at my life and some of my experiences and feelings when it comes to emotions, passions, relationships, spirituality and...
april-garner's picture
Jul.18.2010
Hello Red Room, I am new to this site. I am the author of a biographical poetry book "REFLECTIONS OF...A Diamond in the making". This poetry book takes a deep look at my life and some of my experiences and feelings when it comes to emotions, passions, relationships, spirituality and...