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LitBirthdays August 30, 2014

Happy National Book Festival Day! Can’t attend the Washington DC National Book Festival? Listen to some podcasts of the authors who will be there.   Nina Khrushcheva Podcast The Lost Khrushchev (2014) Laura & Peter Zeranski Podcast Polish Classic Desserts … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays in August

August 1 Chuck D (Carlton Ridenhour) Francis Scott Key Herman Melville August 2 Isabel Allende James Baldwin Homer Banks Bei Dao (Zhao Zhenkai) August 3 Lauren Liebenberg Leon Uris August 4 Robert Hayden Helen Thomas Barack Obama August 5 Guy … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays in July

July 1 Twyla Tharp Irna Phillips Juan Carlos Onetti July 2 Wisława Szymborska Evelyn Lau Wibo (“Wim” Willem Louis Joseph Boost) July 3 Alan Schwarz Julian Assange Kid Sister Franz Kafka July 4 Guram Rcheulishvili Colin Welland Neil Simon Mao … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays in June

June 1 Casper de Vries Marie Knight Naguib Surur Mircea Cărtărescu June 2 Xiao Hong Dorothy West June 3 Rumer (Sarah Joyce) Pedro Mir (Irwin) Allen Ginsberg June 4 Jacques Roumain Margrit Schriber Jin Au-Yeung June 5 Elena Piscopia Pu … Continue reading

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