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Obama Leads Tributes after Death of Nobel Laureate 'Gabo' Ga

US President Barack Obama and figures from the worlds of art andpolitics have paid tribute to the Colombian author and Nobel Prizefor Literature winner Gabriel Garcia Marquez after his death at theage of 87.The Nobel laureate won worldwide fame with his ... [Published HighBeam Research - 4 hours ago]
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Letter: Questioning the role of literature in education

at 11:24 p.m.A recent Pioneer article by Crystal Dey quotes Bemidji Schools Superintendent James Hess on the subject of having “high school seniors graduate with a completion certificate they can present to potential employers.” She quotes him as saying ... [Published Bemidji Pioneer - 10 hours ago]
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Tough days for the millworkers »

There was once a time when period dramas were glossy, often joyous affairs.The BBC excelled at them, and they usually involved an adaptation of a well-known book, perhaps by Charles Dickens, Jane Austen or one of the Brontë sisters.How times have cha ... [Published Chorley Citizen - 13 hours ago]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Columbian Author, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Dies At 87

The world on Thursday lost one of its greatest literary minds, as writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez passed on at his home in Mexico. He was aged 87.The Colombian Nobel Literature laureate is considered one of the greatest Spanish language writers of all time, ... [Published Leadership - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

World mourns Garcia Marquez's death

Mexico City.– Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the giant of modern literature, died at his home in Mexico City on Thursday afternoon at age 87. As the mourns his departure, Colombia will pay him special tribute Tuesday with a solemn ceremony.Widely considered ... [Published Dominican Today - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 3 reports

Obama leads tributes after death of Nobel laureate 'Gabo' Ga

US President Barack Obama and figures from the worlds of art and politics have paid tribute to the Colombian author and Nobel Prize for Literature winner Gabriel Garcia Marquez after his death at the age of 87.The Nobel laureate won worldwide fame with ... [Published Herald Scotland - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Dickens unravelled

‘The Invisible Woman’ studies Charles Dickens and his lover, writes Steven ReaTHERE’S a tough scene in The Invisible Woman –– the Ralph Fiennes-directed account of Charles Dickens’ tumultuous affair with the actress Nelly Ternan –– in which the famous ... [Published Oman Tribune - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Dickensian Punch Debuts at Edmund’s Oast This Weekend

After I raved about Edmund’s Oast , Eater Charleston smirked that I was “perhaps the only restaurant reviewer to ever use the word ‘ Dickensian ’ in a food evaluation.”Perhaps. But I’m not even the only one in town to use the word in a culinary context. ... [Published Charleston Post and Courier - Apr 18 2014]
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First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

In brief | Nation & world | 4-18-14

Influential writer and Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87MEXICO CITY — Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as ... [Published West Hawaii Today - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Author and Nobel prize winner Marquez dies at 87

Independent.ie Friday 18th April, 2014Miguel de Cervantes in the 17th century, he achieved literary celebrity that spawned comparisons to Mark Twain and Charles Dickens.His flamboyant and melancholy fictional works - among them 'Chronicle of a Death ... [Published Canada Standard - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Cover to Cover

Browse > Home / Featured , Special Features / Cover to CoverApril 15, 2014 by Amanda StoreyFiled under Featured , Special FeaturesDavid BroughallLibrarian at Ansley Grove Library1984By George OrwellThis was the first piece of adult literature I ever ... [Published City Life Magazine - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Cover Media Video: The best of Kate Winslet

This 'Heavenly Creature' is the youngest actress to receive six Oscar nominations, and she's tackled works by Jane Austen, Charles Dickens and William Shakespeare. Kate Winslet is one of Britain's finest actresses, and her status on Hollywood's A-list ... [Published Malay Mail - Apr 18 2014]

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Garcia Marquez, Nobel Laureate, Dies at 87 [Published TIME.com - Apr 17 2014]
(MEXICO CITY) — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America’s passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people ...
Garcia Marquez, Nobel Laureate, Dies at 87 [Published The China Blog - Apr 17 2014]
(MEXICO CITY) — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America’s passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people ...
Garcia Marquez, Nobel Laureate, Dies at 87 [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Apr 17 2014]
(MEXICO CITY) — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America’s passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people ...
36 Unexpected Origins Of Everyday British Phrases [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Apr 17 2014]
Etymology, my dear Watson. Meaning back to the beginning, the phrase originated in the 1930s when the first radio broadcasts of football matches were made by the BBC. To help listeners keep track of the game, The Radio Times devised a numbered ...
U.S. States Revive Debtors’ Prisons [Published Firedoglake - Apr 16 2014]
Inmates at London debtors’ prisons in the 1800s were allowed to beg passers-by for money through the grate in the wall Just in time for income tax season… A sordid feature of 19th century Victorian life was the debtor’s prison. People who could ...
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