“Howard Zinn: A Lifetime of Teaching, Writing, and Activism,” a ... - New York University ... finalist), Charles Francis Adams, Sr. (Bancroft Prize winner), Paul Robeson, Stonewall, Howard Zinn, and the memoir Cures: A Gay Man's Odyssey. 04/3/2014 - 5:09 am | View Link
Top news: Billionaires privatizing science, oligarchy and ... - Examiner.com Conspiracy theories on everything from cancer cures to cellphones to ... If Miko Peled’s memoir The General’s Son were made into a movie, it 03/31/2014 - 11:12 am | View Link
Off the Road: My years with Cassady, Kerouac and Ginsberg by Carolyn ... - Examiner.com ... had occasion to reread Carolyn Cassady’s excellent memoir, Off the ... Edgar Cayce ’s miracle health cures delivered under hypnosis, helped 03/29/2014 - 6:41 am | View Link
'Buck': Memoir tells of troubled family in a troubled city At school Malo engages in the kind of aggressive acting out that leads some kids to get Ritalin prescriptions. His mother eschews chemical cures, however, though she takes heavy doses of antidepressants herself. Amina, a former dancer, writes in a journal ... 08/24/2013 - 4:57 am | View Link
Being diagnosed with advanced uterine cancer helped Eve Ensler reconnect with her body. Eve Ensler has helped millions of women connect with their bodies. But it wasn’t until she was diagnosed with advanced uterine cancer that the award-winning playwright finally fully embraced her own. In the process, The Vagina Monologues creator lost ... 05/16/2013 - 8:59 am | View Link
Award-Winning Author Wins the ASJA 2013 Award for Memoir/Autobiography A former editor of books and magazines at Whittle Communications in Knoxville, Tennessee, she is also the author of Clean Sweep; Make Pain Disappear; Alternative Treatments for Arthritis: An A to Z Guide; and co-author of Food Cures. Her work has appeared ... 03/23/2013 - 7:59 pm | View Link
MEMOIR: 'Cures for Hunger' Near the end of this somewhat coolly written memoir, Deni Béchard reminds us of a useful maxim: "The repeated telling of any story separates it from the original event and gives it a life of its own." Béchard has been telling and writing stories since he ... 05/11/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
‘Memoir of a Debulked Woman,’ by Susan Gubar Some 50 to 70 percent of debulkings are suboptimal. Although the operation extends life, it rarely cures, and it carries a high risk of complications, as Gubar discovered. Debulking becomes a metaphor that threads through the book. Gubar must search for ... 05/4/2012 - 4:00 am | View Link
An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness by Kay ... An Unquiet Mind has 25,528 ratings and 1,561 reviews. stephanie said: i was reading some reviews of the book written by people that disliked this. i ju... 04/21/2014 - 9:02 am | View Website
The Pianist (memoir) The Pianist is a memoir of the Polish composer of Jewish origin Władysław Szpilman, written and elaborated by the Polish author Jerzy Waldorff, who met Szpilman in ... 04/21/2014 - 7:08 am | View Website
Adventure 11: “The Final Problem” | The Memoirs of ... Year Published: 1894 ; Language: English ; Country of Origin: England ; Source: Doyle, A. C. (1894). The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes. 04/21/2014 - 6:39 am | View Website
Memoirs of Madame Vigée Lebrun. Memoirs of Madame Vigée Lebrun Translated by Lionel Strachey. With Numerous Reproductions of Paintings by the Authoress. New York Doubleday, Page & Company 04/21/2014 - 2:57 am | View Website
Babylon Confidential: A Memoir of Love, Sex & Addiction by ... Babylon Confidential - A Memoir of Love, Sex and Addiction by Claudia Christian with Morgan Grant Buchanan 04/20/2014 - 11:37 pm | View Website
Yesterday was April 23, the generally accepted birthday of William Shakespeare, who is again in the news. Just a few days ago, two rare-book dealers, George Koppelman and Daniel Wechsler, announced that they had found a copy of John Baret’s “Alvearie” — a 1580 dictionary — actually used and scribbled in by English literature’s greatest writer.
If doomed to repeat one’s life over and over again during the 1940s, who wouldn’t try to kill Hitler? Yet not interfering with history is one of the cardinal rules of the Cronus Club, a select group of people known as the kalachakra , who loop through time in “ The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August ,” by Claire North (Redhook, $25).
Edward Hirsch’s “A Poet’s Glossary” is an instant classic that belongs on the bookshelf of every serious poet and literature student. This exhaustive resource surveys the landscape of poetry — its forms, devices and schools — and traces the development of the art form through the centuries and around the world.