Monthly Archives: June 2010

Literary Birthdays – Week of June 27 – July 3, 2010

For sale at Dempsey Books: Life of Pi by Yann Martel The Words: The Autobiography of Jean-Paul Sartre =============================== Tweet us today with author birthdays! =============================== Sunday June 27 Paul L. Dunbar (b. 1872) – U.S. poet, short story writer, … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – Week of June 20 – 26, 2010

For sale at Dempsey Books: Life of Pi by Yann Martel Yeats Ireland, An Enchanted Vision The Words: The Autobiography of Jean-Paul Sartre =============================== Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday June 20 Amos Tutuola (b. 1920) – Nigerian novelistĀ  … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – Week of June 13 – 19, 2010

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday June 13 William Butler Yeats (b. 1865) – Irish poet, playwright, Nobel Prize in Literature (1923) – The Tower (1928) Read the Authors Calendar biography of William Butler Yeats http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/wbyeats.htm Read more about … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – Week of June 6 – June 12

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday June 6 Isaiah Berlin (b. 1909) – U.K. philosopher, essayist – “The Hedgehog and the Fox” Read the Authors Calendar biography of Isaiah Berlin Read the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy article about Isaiah … Continue reading

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