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Glyn Ednie -- Bronte Sisters Memorial Haworth Church - Memorials of the talented authoresses, the Bronte Sisters are in the old church in Haworth where their father was the vicar.

Bronte Sisters Memorial Haworth Church

The memorials of the talented authoresses, the Bronte Sisters are in the old church in Haworth where their father was the vicar. Despite the commercialisation based around the Brontes and Jayne Eyre, Wuthering Heights etc. Haworth is well worth a visit, although it must be extremely busy during the Summer tourist season. What is touching is that these talented and relatively affluent young ladies died at only thirty years old and thirty-nine years old respectively and other family members…

Today marks the release of And So It Goes: Kurt Vonnegut: A Life , the first official biography of the great American writer and counterculture icon. Vonnegut is known not only for his writing but also for his strong ideas, witty remarks, and… Kurt Vonnegut, Writers And Poets, Writers Write, Book Writer, Book Authors, Pokerface, Witty Remarks, Playwright, Reading

So it Goes: Our 20 Favorite Vonnegut-isms

Today marks the release of And So It Goes: Kurt Vonnegut: A Life , the first official biography of the great American writer and counterculture icon. Vonnegut is known not only for his writing but also for his strong ideas, witty remarks, and…

Ernest Hemingway, American Red Cross volunteer, recuperates from wounds at ARC Hospital in Milan, Italy, Sept.

“It’s none of their business that you have to learn to write. Let them think you…”

“It’s none of their business that you have to learn to write. Let them think you were born that way.” – Ernest Hemingway, writer, novelist

Gertrude Stein was an American art collector of seminal modernist paintings and an experimental writer of novels, poetry and plays that eschewed the narrative, linear, and temporal conventions of literature. Writers And Poets, Tilda Swinton, Book Writer, Book Authors, Famous Women, Famous People, Foto Face, Michel De Montaigne, Maria Callas

Gertrude Stein Through Artists' Eyes

Gertrude Stein, doyenne of American letters, is the center of two exhibitions in San Francisco.

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Arthur Conan Doyle

colorized by Jecinci // Doyle was a British writer best known for his detective fiction featuring the character Sherlock Holmes. Originally a physician, in 1887 he published A Study in Scarlet, the first of four novels about Holmes and Dr. Watson. In addition, Doyle wrote over fifty short stories featuring the famous detective. The Sherlock Holmes stories are generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction // source: facebook.com/jecinci

colorized by Jecinci // Hemingway was an American journalist, novelist, short-story writer, an.

Hemingway

Photos for Edgar Allan Poe. photo 242849 Edgar Allan Poe, photo 475848 , photo 718320 Edgar Allan Poe's self portrait., and photo 718322 Edgar Allen Poe, Edgar Poe, Allan Poe, Edgar Allan, Writers And Poets, The Tell Tale Heart, American Literature, Classic Literature, Jolie Photo

10 iconic writers with great style

From Oscar Wilde to Joan Didion, we celebrate the authors who told a story through their clothes, as well as their words

George Orwell is mostly known for his adventures abroad, but his "Englishness" is undeniable. Image: George Orwell in BBC Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. George Orwell, Freedom Of The Press, Roman, Essayist, Writers And Poets, Science Fiction, Famous People, Book Authors, Georgia

George Orwell: English Rebel, Robert Colls - paper back review

Uxford University Press, £12.99

Samuel Beckett April 1906 – 22 December was an Irish playwright, novelist, poet and winner of the 1969 Nobel Prize in Literature. He wrote mainly in English and French. Samuel Beckett, Writers And Poets, Essayist, Playwright, James Joyce, Gallows Humor, Nobel Prize In Literature, Book Writer, High Society

Dread States: Samuel Beckett's Poems

Confronting the new volume of The Collected Poems of Samuel Beckett of nearly 500 pages in length, one might be tempted to proclaim — as many have of Beckett’s mentor, James Joyce — that his best poetry appeared in his fiction and, in Beckett’s case alone, in his dramatic works.

The recent discovery of an unpublished D. Lawrence letter proves that he’s got your back, ladies. Writing in response to a misogynistic 1924 article titled “The Ugliness of Women,” Lawrence lay down the law: “ The hideousness {the author] sees is. Writers And Poets, D H Lawrence, Book Writer, Book Authors, Portraits Victoriens, Nickolas Muray, English Writers, English Literature, Recent Discoveries

Summer Reading List

A bit of inspiration for high school students who eventually may have to write a book report of one of the following authors: Robert Capa, [Ernest Hemingway reading his notes, Sun Valley, Idaho], 1…

Samuel Beckett by Gisèle Freund, 1965 Samuel Beckett, Cecil Beaton, James Joyce, Photographs Of People, Writers Write, French Photographers, Portraits, High Society, Documentary Photography

Robert Hadley

Gisèle Freund - SAMUEL BECKETT, PARIS, 1964. Source: sotheby’s.com

This site exists to discredit the idea of the Victorian standing post mortem photo. Post mortem photos do exist, but none of them are stand alone. Lewis Carroll, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Memento Mori, Adventures In Wonderland, Alice In Wonderland, Photographie Post Mortem, Photo Post Mortem, Portraits Victoriens, Alice Liddell

Pictures from involved people - Alice-in-Wonderland.net

Pictures and photographs from Lewis Carroll (author), Alice Liddell (the real Alice in Wonderland), John Tenniel (illustrator), and more.