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Mar.11.2008
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I contributed my favorites to VisualThesaurus.com last year for its “Dog Eared: Books We Love” column. The online tool for writers, students and teachers of writing, and marketing communications professionals worldwide, asked me to share books about the cultural wisdom that historically pools at...
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Feb.14.2008
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Turkey often makes the news for suppressing its authors. Ironically, as an expatriate in Istanbul this Berkeley writer found my feminist voice – and stumbled into editing a surprise international bestseller. “This expat stint won’t turn my world upside down like the last time,” I assured my worried...
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