New generation of Nigerian novelists emerge

...exile and loss. The new novelists chronicling modern Nigeria...individual's place in society, novelists find the universal in...for home. Or maybe, novelist Sefi Atta said with...California-based poet and novelist whose work has been...United States, said novelists can offer a more nuanced...
Good Reads: Summer vacation edition

...books in bulk, because they always seem to get printed in collections of threes. A hilarious and profoundly underappreciated novelist, Brautigan wrote "chapters" that are sometimes less than a page long, so they're really quick reads.? "The Gangster...
From Russia with intrigue

As he admired the lush greens of the Mendenhall Valley Friday, it was not lost on Russian novelist Vladislav Bakhrevsky that on the other side of the globe his countrymen were observing one of their biggest holidays - Victory...
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Reporter-turned-novelist lives her secret dream

...transition from frustrated newspaper reporter to part-time crime novelist to critically acclaimed best-selling author. But her bold...endgame was ... 'I'm going to quit my day job and be a novelist,"' Lippman said. She can recall only one time she said...
Novelist brings alive the power of women

LOS ANGELES - Novelist Karen Essex remembers when she encountered the name "Aspasia," a courtesan in ancient Greece, while reading Plutarch in graduate...
'That's history': UAS sets record for Native graduates

...stage and get their hands on their diplomas. They also listened to a commencement address by Dave Hunsaker, a playwright, novelist and musician. He told his story of coming to Alaska, and reminded graduates to never forget this place, no matter where...
Review: Scarlett Johansson mesmerizes in 'Under the Skin'

...conceit of an alien hidden inside a human form on the hunt for men and the Scottish setting. Good choices both. Where the novelist conjures up a vegan nightmare that involves farming, fattening and slaughtering to feed a starving alien race, Glazer, who...
SE artists recognized with Rasmuson awards

...producing a film titled "Sheldon Jackson," about the now-closed Sheldon Jackson School and College.? Don Rearden, a novelist and screenwriter from Anchorage, will be adapting his award-winning novel, "The Raven's Gift," for the screen...
NaNoWriMo: Aspiring novelists hustle to write 50,000 words in 30 days

Should you find your favorite coffee shop curiously crowded lately, it's not because legislative session started early or tourist season ended late.
Veteran novelist's new book delves into Civil War

...he was teaching at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania did the novelist first visit Gettysburg, where he was transfixed by another...books can I get out now that I know what I'm doing?"' Novelist Jennifer Haigh, who studied with Olmstead at Dickinson, says...


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