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LitBirthdays September 5, 2014

2014 National Book Festival Report The Old Woman, the Tulip, and the Dog by Alicia Ostriker Alicia Ostriker reads some of her poems. Long Busy Day Espresso bubbles, I shout Breakfast in a minute (more…) The Blessing of the Old … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays in September

September 1 Nelson George James Reaney Eleanor Hibbert (aka Victoria Holt Lily Tomlin September 2 Tim Key Tom Glazer William C. Rhoden Tetsuo Hara 原 哲夫 September 3 Eduardo Galeano Naomi Lewis Mahjoor (Ghulam Ahmad) Mort Walker Spike Feresten September … Continue reading

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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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