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Finding the write stuff in the 'Paris of the Pacific'

...for its vibrant arts and writing, but there don't appear to be any Lost Generations in Sitka. (American writer Gertrude Stein famously called Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and other American expatriate writers "the lost generation...
In the stacks: new nonfiction

...and were influenced by society. Ranging in time from the mid-1800s to modern day, you'll find Walt Whitman, Gertrude Stein, Audre Lorde, Aaron Copeland, and others, along with their life partners.The New Geography of Jobs, by Enrico Moretti...
Lisa Simpson for Senate

...talented saxophone player, a moralist, and she's designed her own range of fashion dolls (with the wisdom of author Gertrude Stein, the wit of "Cathy" cartoonist Cathy Guisewite, the tenacity of NPR reporter Nina Totenberg, the common sense...
My Turn: Don't rush to judge Murkowski

"There is no there there." The quote from Gertrude Stein kept coming to my mind as I followed the coverage about Sen. Lisa Murkowski purchasing a Kenai River lot for its assessed value...
Stop reading this and pay attention to the road!

It's a good thing Gertrude Stein never said, "A phone is a phone is a phone." Clearly, these days, her tautology would be a disconnect, received like a dropped...
49 Writers ... and then some challenging, however, especially if you live in Alaska. Most of us don't have access to the equivalent of Gertrude Stein's Paris salon, where Hemingway and Fitzgerald, Joyce and Pound were known to convene. "Just because Hemingway...
Eleveld's book revives oral traditions with a variety of spoken word poetry

...and Charles Osgood, which contains bios, critical essays, poems, and CD recordings of such poets as Tennyson, Gertrude Stein, Langston Hughes, and many, many more, all reading their own work.) "Grayson" - by Lynne Cox. One morning...
My turn: The ultimate judge is God, not us

...research on your own. For the sake of brevity I'll list just a few: Tchaikovsky, a masterful musical composer, Gertrude Stein, a talented author who greatly aided the homophobic Ernest Hemingway in his authorial career, and arguably Walt...
Le Corbusier picture book is weighty tome in more ways than one

...built for wealthy clients in and around Paris, such as Villa Stein-de Monzie, commissioned by American writer Gertrude Stein (1926-27). A lightning rod for controversy, Le Corbusier was "unwise in his political affiliations, and he...


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