Category Archives: famous birthdays

LitBirthdays November 23, 2014

Happy Birthday Ishmael Beah! Ishmael Beah (born 1980) U.S. / Sierra Leone memoirist, novelist – Radiance of Tomorrow (2014) Read about Ishmael Beah here Ishmael Beah speaks about his writing here. “The conception of place has changed for me as … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays November 11, 2014

Happy Birthday Alicia Ostriker! Alicia Ostriker (born 1937) U.S. poet – The Old Woman, the Tulip, and the Dog (2014) Read about Alicia Ostriker here Read and listen to Ostriker read her poems at the 2014 National Book Festival here.

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LitBirthdays in November

November 1 Hermann Broch Kamaria Muntu November 2 Odysseas Elytis Jorge de Sena November 3 Kath Walker / Oodgeroo Noonuccal Jesús Blasco November 4 Will Rogers Walter Cronkite Rodrigo Rey Rosa   November 5 Uzodinma Iweala Raymond Loewy Rana Dasgupta Philip V. … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays October 9, 2014

Happy Birthday Georgi Tenev! Georgi Tenev (born 1969) Bulgarian novelist – Party Headquarters (2007) Read about Georgi Tenev here Georgi Tenev presents a literary tour of New York. (For Bulgarian television, in Bulgarian and English) here

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