Monthly Archives: November 2009

Literary Birthdays – November 29 – December 5

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday November 29 Carlo Levi (b. 1902) – Italian writer, painter, anti-Fascist activist – The Future Has an Ancient Heart Read the Authors Calendar Biography: http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/clevi.htm Look at some of Levi’s paintings here: and … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – November 22 – 28

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday November 22 George Eliot (Mary Ann [Marian] Evans) (b. 1819) – British novelist and poet – Brother Jacob Excerpt from Chapter 1 of Brother Jacob: Jacob paused from his clinking, and looked into … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – November 15 – 21

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday November 15 Marianne Moore (b. 1887) – U.S. poet The Fish wade through black jade. Of the crow-blue mussel-shells, one keeps adjusting the ash-heaps; opening and shutting itself like an injured fan. The … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – November 8 – 14

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday November 8 Teofilo Folengo (Merlino Coccajo) (b. 1491? 1496?) – Italian poet, epicist – Baldus(1517) Read about Teofilo Folengo here: http://www.teofilofolengo.com/index.html Monday November 9 Ivan Turgenev (b. 1818) – Russian novelist, poet, playwright … Continue reading

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