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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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LitBirthdays in October

October 1 Julie Andrews Majrooh Sultanpuri (Asrar Hussain Khan) Jimmy Carter October 2 Annie Leibovitz Bud Abbott  Groucho (Julius Henry) Marx Mahatma Gandhi October 3 John Patrick Shanley Alvin Toffler Talib Kwili October 4 Adam Hollanek Kazuki Takahashi Anne Rice Rene (Mable … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays September 15, 2014

Happy Birthday Marie Arana! Marie Arana (born 1949) U.S. / Peruvian journalist, memoirist – American Chica (2001);  Bolivar, American Liberator (2013) Read the Wikipedia entry for Marie Arana here and visit Arana’s website here. Read more about Arana here. Listen to … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays September 8, 2014

2014 National Book Festival Report Darling: A Spiritual Autobiography by Richard Rodriguez Richard Rodriguez talks about life and the essays in his book. (Excerpts from his speech at the 2014 National Book Festival) Introduction and the death of religion (5 minutes) Lost touch … Continue reading

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