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J. California Cooper, prolific writer, dead at 82

SEATTLE - Prolific writer J. California Cooper, who was writing plays until Alice Walker suggested she switch to short stories and novels, because they...
Bringing Native history to the fore

...pertinent to the story we were trying to tell, it was just super valuable."Luckily for the researchers, Paul was a prolific writer who kept great records."He must have written several thousand letters in his lifetime," Ruddy said.Paul, Peter...
First Friday

...on loan from The Friends of William Stafford - a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving the memory of the prolific writer and onetime Oregon poet laureate. The broadsides are collaborations between printers, writers, woodcut artists...
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Journalist presses for permanent fund investment records officials, journalists and others who follow financial matters at the state Capitol. Erickson has been a prolific writer of public-records requests since the early 1990s, when he entered journalism. And this secrecy on the part of...
Newberry winner visits for talks on writing

...will be in Juneau this weekend to share her work and her thoughts on writing. A meticulous researcher as well as a prolific writer, the Vermont author has developed some keen insights in the course of writing 11 books. Her books range from historical...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...more than a dozen screenplays sold and several theatrical adaptations and plays produced locally and elsewhere, the prolific writer has created a signature style. "He's an extremely bright guy with an uncanny sense of storytelling," said Bill...
Accumulated fragments: The patron saint of American wilderness

...years was spent writing a book about this period called, First Summer in the Sierra.2By 1871 Muir had become a prolific writer and was known by many scientists, artists, and celebrities. Many of these made it a point to visit him in Yosemite...
Neighbors | 100 Anniversary
The Holy Father's resignation

...predecessor, he has sought to make the New Evangelization the center and focus of Catholic pastoral teaching and life. A prolific writer, Pope Benedict wrote three encyclical letters as well as an extended personal essay on Jesus of Nazareth in three...
Virginia Wood, dead at 95, lived an adventurous life

...Arctic Wildlife Refuge," Grace said.Wood was involved in grassroots conservation throughout her life. She was a prolific writer and wrote a regular column for the Northern Alaska Environmental Center's newsletter.Wood always had a vegetable...
Novemberfest offers music, dancing

...Fitzgerald offers hard-driving rock zinged with an occasional fiery, Tex-Mex slide guitar lick. He's a prolific writer, and all DANG!'s songs will be original. DANG!'s music has Appalachian roots, he said. ``It's based...


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