Anne Fadiman

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Name: Anne Fadiman
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

What incoming Ivy League freshmen are reading this summer

A summer reading assignment is a college tradition, one that unites incoming students in an intellectual and 'Ugh, can you believe they gave us homework over the summer?' way. The Ivy League institutions are no exceptions.We dug up what texts they assigned ... [Published Economic Times - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

What Incoming Ivy League Freshmen Are Reading This Summer

A summer reading assignment is a college tradition, one that unites incoming students in an intellectual and “ Uggggh, can you believe they gave us homework over the summer? ” kind of way.The Ivy League institutions are no exceptions. We dug up what texts ... [Published Business Insider Australia - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 2 reports

Travel: The Arctic archipelago of Svalbard

"I CANNOT remember a time when I did not prefer winter to summer, The Snow Queen to Cinderella, Norse myths to Greek," wrote the American essayist Anne Fadiman. ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 11 2014]
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First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Over 900 Authors Sign Open Letter to Amazon

The letter, which was previously announced by Douglas Preston, the bestselling writer (long published by Hachette) who founded the group, is being paid for by a select group of the signers. Among the many signers are John Grisham, Anna Quindlen, George ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

what i'm reading: the spirit catches you and you fall down, truly excellent nonfiction

The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong child, her American doctors, and the collision of two cultures by Anne Fadiman contains dozens of passages that I'd like to share. My library copy is shamefully dog-eared, and I intend to buy a copy ... [Published we move to canada - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Meet the Editor: Shannon Welch

“I was cobbling it together,” said Welch. “I think I faced the reality of how difficult it is to be a writer, and thought, I’m just not sure if this is for me.”Though she didn’t previously have any “publishing ambitions,” Welch accepted a position as ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Civilisation

"It is easy to confuse sophistication with civilisation. Sophistication can be a soulless exercise in superiority ratherthan an appreciation of cultivated taste for its life-enhancing qualities." When the essayist Anne Fadiman was asked if she would ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jun 24 2014]

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Over 900 Authors Sign Open Letter to Amazon [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Aug 06 2014]
what i'm reading: the spirit catches you and yo... [Published we move to canada - Jul 07 2014]
Meet the Editor: Shannon Welch [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 05 2014]
Civilisation [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jun 24 2014]
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