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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 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 4, 2010

Tweet us today with author birthdays! September 4 Damon Kyle Wayans (born September 4, 1960) – U.S. comedian, screenwriter, novelist – Red Hats (2010) Read the Wikipedia article about Damon Wayans Wayans on his novel, Red Hats: “When I went … 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 – February 14 – 20

  Tweet us today with author birthdays! February 14 Richard Allen (born February 14, 1760) – U.S. founder of the African Methodist Episcopal Church; publisher and author Read a biography of Richard Allen: http://www1.phillyburbs.com/bhm/Allen1.shtml Excerpt from Richard Allen’s Address To … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – January 31 – February 6

Tweet us today with author birthdays! January 31 Arnold Geulincx (born January 31, 1624) – Dutch philosopher – Ethica Read¬†the Wikipedia entry for Arnold Geulincx here “The love of right reason is the supreme virtue, whence flow the cardinal virtues, … Continue reading

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