Anthony Lane is a British journalist, and a film critic for The New Yorker magazine. Career Education and early career. Lane attended Sherborne School and graduated with a degree in English from Trinity College, Cambridge, where he also did graduate.
Andrew Jainchill's general field of study is early modern Europe, with primary research interests in eighteenth-century France, the French Revolution, and the history of political thought. He is the author of Reimagining Politics after the Terror: The Republican Origins of French Liberalism (Cornell University Press, 2008) as well as articles and essays in a number of venues.
Barry Lane has 27 books on Goodreads with 1487 ratings. Barry Lane’s most popular book is After the End: Teaching and Learning Creative Revision.Harriet Beecher Stowe is remembered as the author of Uncle Tom's Cabin, a book which helped build anti-slavery sentiment in America and abroad. She was a writer, teacher, and reformer. She lived from June 14, 1811 to July 1, 1896.Books in 2016: a literary calendar. The biography of a woman born. (Allen Lane) A return to Rwanda from the author of the groundbreaking book about the 1994 genocide We Wish to Inform.
Natasha D. Lane is a friend of most things caffeinated, a lover of books, and a writing warrior to her core. As a believer that “the pen is mightier than the sword,” she graduated from Juniata College in 2015 with hopes to become a journalist. Instead, life took her on a different path and Natasha found herself digging up a manuscript from her childhood.
Fourteen-year-old Sherlock Holmes knows that Amyus Crowe, his mysterious American tutor, has some dark secrets. But he didn't expect to find John Wilkes Booth, the notorious assassin, apparently.
Arthur C. Clarke, English science fiction author best known for his script for and novel of 2001: A Space Odyssey. He invented the communication satellite in 1946, nearly two decades before the first such satellites launched. He also wrote Childhood’s End and Rendezvous with Rama.
A search of the Australian Dictionary of Biography and the associated websites which make up People Australia reveals remarkably few individuals who were born in Canberra: just four at the time of writing. The shortage of Canberra-born figures in the ADB and its companion websites is to some extent a consequence of the city’s relatively recent founding, chosen as the future capital of the.
That’s what literary agent and author Blauner (editor: The Good Book: Writers Reflect on Favorite Bible Passages, 2015, etc.) asked some well-known novelists, journalists, music critics, actors, and musicians. Each contributes a pithy essay explaining why.
Browse By Author: M. Authors:. A National Drama (English) (as Author) Macphail, Andrew, 1864-1938. (English) (as Author) An Essay on the Principle of Population (English) (as Author) The Grounds of an Opinion on the Policy of Restricting the Importation of Foreign Corn.
Biography Alice T Schafer's name before she married was Alice Turner.Alice's mother died in childbirth and Alice was brought up by in Scottsburg, Virginia by an aunt Pearl Dickerson. Her father too died when Alice was young and Pearl Dickerson acted as a mother in every way, in particular supporting her educational aims as she grew up.
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Welcome to The Paris Review Author Index, a comprehensive resource featuring every author who has appeared in the pages of our quarterly print magazine and online in The Daily—every interview, story, poem, essay, and portfolio we’ve ever published by five thousand literary luminaries and counting.
The sociological imagination enables us to grasp history and biography and the relations between the two within society. I couldn’t help but think of Mills’ words when I came across this video at Crooked Timber. In it, French children are asked to interpret technologies that, though just a few years out of date, pre-date their biography.
The Australian Dictionary of Biography is Australia's pre-eminent dictionary of national biography.In it you will find concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of the lives of significant and representative persons in Australian history.