Monthly Archives: July 2013

LitBirthdays July 2013 – Week 4

July 22 Ala Ghawas Kokia (Akiko Yoshida 吉田亜紀子) Emma Lazarus Albert Brooks July 23 Milisav Popović Raymond Chandler  Eugène François Vidocq July 24 Alexandre Dumas  Patrick Bruce (Pat) Oliphant Colleen Doran Banana Yoshimoto July 25 Maria Gripe Josephine Tey (Elizabeth … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays July 2013 – Week 3

July 15 Jacques Rivière Dorothy Fields  Iris Murdoch July 16 Mari Evans Ross King Saint Clare of Assisi July 17 Erle Stanley Gardner  Shmuel Yosef Agnon (Hebrew: שמואל יוסף עגנון) Michael Francis Gilbert July 18 Yevgeny Yevtushenko Alfian Sa’at  Elizabeth … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays July 2013 – Week 2

July 8 Tom Egeland Anna Quindlen Freeway (Leslie Edward Pridgen) July 9 Patrice Barbara Cartland Masami Tsuda July 10 Mildred Wirt Benson Arja Uusitalo Alice Munro July 11 Kenneth Hsien-yung Pai (白先勇; pinyin: Bái Xiānyǒng,) Suzanne Nadine Vega July 12 … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays July 2013 – Week 1

You should be aware that the world is made of good things and bad, and that what we take to be reality is to a large extent fabricated by our own minds [The Dalai Lama, born July 6] July 1 … Continue reading

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