Literature Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Fans pay tribute to Nobel laureate Garcia Marquez in Mexico CityRead the original story

    Monday | Reuters

    Fans and family paid their respects to Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez on Monday, leaving flowers and playing music in remembrance of the Nobel laureate and giant of Latin American literature.

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  2. Gabriel Garcia Marquez: Magical, Real Words of Beauty and LifeRead the original story

    Monday | The George Towner

    ... He was a Colombian, but he came to personify all the great surging works of Latin American and Spanish-language literature of the latter part of the last century. It was encapsulated into a kind of genre called "magical realism," of which he was ...

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  3. Jane Eyre Story At McDowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | YourErie

    It's a story about the first female hero in literature, and the students at McDowell Intermediate School are bringing it to the stage.

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  4. Nobel Prize Winner, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Dies at Age 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... one of the most significant authors of the 20th century, he was awarded the 1972 Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the 1982 Nobel Prize in Literature . He pursued a self-directed education that resulted in his leaving law school for a ...

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  5. WSB 100 to Celebrate William S. Burroughs at Incubator Arts Project, 4/22-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... William S. Burroughs , writer of Naked Lunch, Queer, Junky, and many other experimental works of great American literature. Provocative, disturbing, and exciting as the artist himself, WSB100 and Incubator Arts hosts a series of original world ...

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  6. An Uzbek Writer's Tunnel Vision of MoscowRead the original story

    Monday | Transitions Online

    ... all Russian despite being identified as a Negro and at one point called "the very incarnation of Russian literature." He has two substitute fathers and mentors a drunken writer subsidized by the state until he isn't, and an Interior Ministry police ...

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  7. New Penny Dreadful Production Blog and a Reminder the Characters Are Just Like YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | DreadCentrol.com

    ... Eva Green star. Juan Antonio Bayona ( The Orphanage , The Impossible ) directs the first two episodes. Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula, are lurking ...

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  8. Breathing new life into a masterpiece, April 22Read the original story

    Monday | South China Morning Post

    ... dynasty emperor Qianlong. Now a reproduction of the Siku Quanshu, or the Complete Library in the Four Branches of Literature, can be seen at the Tianning Temple in the city of Yangzhou, with a digital version also created to help preserve the ...

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  9. Column: Where Macondo came aliveRead the original story

    Monday | Farmington Daily Times

    ... Nieman fellowship at Harvard -- a year off to study anything I wanted -- the first thing I did was sign up for a literature course taught by the great Mexican novelist Carlos Fuentes. I hoped someday to read my favorite authors in their native ...

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  10. Spring Multicultural EventsRead the original story

    Monday | Bristol Community College

    ... or, if you'd rather just listen, feel free to stop by on your own or with your class to take in great works of literature. African American History Month Keynote speaker: Dr. Emmett Price Tuesday, February 11, 9:30am & 11 a.m., H209, BCC Fall River ...

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  11. Alistair MacLeod remembered as inspirational mentorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Canada.com

    ... generous-spirited gentleman," said Carol Davison, the head (on sabbatical) of the Department of English Language, Literature & Creative Writing at the University of Windsor. "Anyone who ever met and spoke with Alistair, especially those who worked ...

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  12. Nymphomaniac is the sex filled journey you'd expectRead the original story

    Monday | The Free Press

    ... on the world. For every coarse sexual innuendo Joe confesses to, Seligman finds an equivalent in the beauty of literature and history. For every man Joe sleeps with, Seligman has a book ready, or a quote from a character. Joe's story is harsh, ...

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  13. Screenwriter Sued for Making Henry James Adaptation Too PersonalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... of the same name. But according to Ronee Sue Blakley , the film wasn't so much inspired by 19th-century American literature as a late 20th-century custody fight. Blakley is a musician and actress best known for an Academy Award-nominated role in ...

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  14. Check Out an Extended Spot for The Giver, Starring Jeff Bridges and Meryl StreepRead the original story

    Monday | ComingSoon.net

    An extended spot for The Weinstein Company's The Giver is now online and can be viewed in the player below! Directed by Phillip Noyce and starring Jeff Bridges, Brenton Thwaites, Meryl Streep, Katie Holmes and Taylor Swift, The Giver adapts Lois Lowry's modern classic of young adult literature.

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  15. Eric Carle finds a friend; Wally Lamb gets movie dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | USA Today

    Here's a look at what's buzzing in the book world today: Easter miracle: After a lunch with Eric Carle, the celebrated children's author and illustrator in November, USA TODAY's Bob Minzesheimer wrote about Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.

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  16. Rare airing for Heller's Catch-22 stagingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | BBC News

    ... ambitious production that will tour the UK this spring. Catch-22 is a masterpiece and Heller a giant of American literature. So why has his script been so rarely performed? The original East Hampton run did not go well enough to persuade Broadway ...

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  17. Dover Library hits sweet spot with Peeps contestRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... Peep Show contest. Contestants build a diorama, using Peeps of any shape and color, to recreate a scene from literature. There are four divisions: Adult, teen, youth, and kids. The winner of each division will receive a $25 Target gift card. Based ...

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  18. Consume: Our favorite food stuff this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... writer-art director Dinah Fried posted five "photographic recreations of meals from classic and contemporary literature" – dishes she assembled and styled herself. As a result, her site www.dinahfried.com got more than 200,000 hits and was ...

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  19. 'The soul of Cape Breton writing has burnt out'Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Cape Breton Post

    ... tributes began to pour in from fans around the globe, as well as his many friends in Cape Breton. "It's a loss to literature but it's a loss to Inverness County, particularly, and Cape Breton, generally, and the area," friend and fellow writer Frank ...

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  20. Lindsay Lohan claims she had a miscarriage while filming docu-seriesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    ... th OMG intensity. His death mourned around the globe, Gabriel Garcia Marquez is being hailed as a giant of modern literature, a writer of intoxicating novels and short stories that illuminated Latin America's passions,

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