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LitBirthdays in April

April 1 John Wilmot Susan Boyle Milan Kundera Edmond Rostand April 2 Joanna Chmielewska Émile François Zola April 3 Herb Caen Washington Irving Unni Lindell April 4 Andrei Tarkovsky Maya Angelou   April 5 Amalia Guglielminetti Booker T. Washington   … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays in March

March 1 Ralph Ellison Akutagawa Ryūnosuke Shantabai Kamble March 2 Janos Arany Evgeny Baratynsky Metta Victoria Fuller Victor (Seeley Regester) March 3 Yury (Karlovich) Olesha George Miller (George Miliotis) Caroline Lamarche March 4 Robert Orben Miriam Makeba Khaled Hosseini Robert … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays – February 21, 2014

Happy Birthday! Hanne-Vibeke Holst – born February 21, 1959 Danish novelist – Knud, den store / Canute the Great (2013} Read the Wikipedia entry for Hanne-Vibeke Holst here. The Goodreads bio of Hanne Vibeke Holst is here. Watch an interview … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays – February 18, 2014

Happy Birthday! Nikos Kazantzakis – born February 18, 1883 Greek novelist – Zorba the Greek; The Last Temptation of Christ Read the Wikipedia entry for Nikos Kazantzakis here. Read the “Wrap me in phyllo dough” blog post about Nikos Kazankzakis … Continue reading

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