Monthly Archives: May 2010

Literary Birthdays – Week of May 30 – June 5, 2010

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday May 30 Agnes Varda (b. 1928) – French film director, writer – The Beaches of Agnes / Les plages d’Agnès (2008) Read the Wikipedia article about Agnes Varda Read the High Museum’s blog … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – Week of May 23 – 29

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday May 23 Walter Reisch (b. 1903) – U.S. / Austrian screenwriter – Ninotchka 1939 Read about Walter Reisch here and here and here “Reisch was a very skillful writer of genre films. He … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – Week of May 16 – 22

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday May 16 Olga Berggolts (b. 1910) – Russian poet, radio broadcaster Read about Olga Berggolts here and here Listening to her at these moments it is easy to imagine the voice of her … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – Week of May 9 – 15

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday May 9 Lucian Blaga (b. 1895) – Romanian philosopher, poet, playwright – Poems of Light Read the Wikipedia article about Lucian Blaga Read about Lucian Blaga here and here Read one of Blaga’s … Continue reading

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