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LitBirthdays August 2015

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 … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays July 22 2015

Happy Birthday Enrique Laso! Enrique Laso (born 1972) – Spanish novelist and nonfiction writer – Running (2015),  The Blue Crimes / Los Crímenes Azules (2015) Read more about Enrique Laso at Ronovan’s Lit World Interviews blog: https://litworldinterviews.wordpress.com/2015/05/18/interviews-in-translation-today-enriquelaso-and-the-blue-crimes/

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LitBirthdays July 2015

July July 1 Twyla Tharp Irna Phillips Juan Carlos Onetti July 2 Wisława Szymborska Evelyn Lau Wibo (“Wim” Willem Louis Joseph Boost) July 3 Alan Schwarz Julian Assange Kid Sister Franz Kafka July 4 Guram Rcheulishvili Colin Welland Neil Simon … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays June 28, 2015

Happy Birthday Sophie Hannah! Sophie Hannah (born 1971) U.K. Novelist, poet –The Monogram Murders (2014 Hercule Poirot mystery). Read the Wikipedia entry for Sophie Hannah here and visit Hannah’s website here. Read more about Hannah here. Watch Hannah’s talk at … Continue reading

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