Tag Archives: African-American writers

LitBirthdays June 3 – 9, 2012

Go To June 4 | June 5 | June 6 | June 7 | June 8 | June 9 | June is African-American Music Appreciation and Audio Book Month June 3 Rumer (Sarah Joyce) born June 3, 1979 – U.K. … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays June 5 – 11, 2011

June is Audio book month and Ice Tea Month Tweet us today with author birthdays! June 5  Elena Piscopia (born June 5, 1646) – Italian mathematician, philosopher, first woman to receive a doctoral degree – Read about Elena Piscopia here … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays November 5, 2010

Welcome to November — Jewish Book Month and National Novel Writing Month and American Indian / Native American Heritage Month Tweet us today with author birthdays! November 5 Uzodinma Iweala – U.S. (Nigerian) novelist, essayist, medical student – Beasts of … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays October 26, 2010

Tweet us today with author birthdays!     October 26 Infinito 2017 (Marcellous Lamont Lovelace) (born October 26, 1975) – U.S. poet, artist Read about Infinito 2017 here and here Visit Infinito’s website http://infinito2017.webnode.com/ Read a review of Roddny Dangr … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays September 9, 2010

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Thursday September 9 Sonia Sanchez (b. 1934) – U.S. poet, playwright, college professor – Morning Haiku (2008) Read about Sonia Sanchez here and here Watch / Listen to Sonia Sanchez on the Tavis Smiley … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays September 2, 2010

Tweet us today with author birthdays! September 2 William C. Rhoden (born September 2, 1950) – U.S. sportswriter – “Sports of the Times” for the New York Times; Forty Million Dollar Slaves (2006) Read about Bill Rhoden here (Scroll down … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – Week of July 4 – 10, 2010

Tweet us today with author birthdays! July 4 Neil Simon (b. 1927) – U.S. playwright, screenwriter – Barefoot in the Park (1963) Read the Wikipedia article about Neil Simon Watch Charlie Rose interview Neil Simon about his memoirs, Rewrites Rose: … Continue reading

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