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Articles with keyword "Writing"

Don Pepe” and Henrietta Figueres, 1942

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First Lady of the Revolution

An Alabama girl married into a revolution in Costa Rica.

scene from Bee-luther-hatchee

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Right to Write

A play in Pennsylvania asks, "what is authentic?"

illustration of Solomon Northup by Gary Kelley

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Solomon Northup's Odyssey

From American Playhouse to 12 Years a Slave, two films give different views of the same story.

Illustration of nocturnal scene of a pool, a carp, and fireflies

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Amy Lowell Anew

She was more interesting than her biographers let on.

"The Battle of Lake Erie" by Julian O. Davidson

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Roosevelt the Revisionist

Young TR takes on the War of 1812.

Geoff Giglierano and Chief Glenna Wallace

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Missouri's Geoff Giglierano

His inspiration comes from the stories people tell.

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Writing Chicago

From Upton Sinclair to Richard Wright, Chicago has produced writers whose work reflects the spirit of the day.

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A Conversation with James West

Novelist William Styron and his biographer James West talk with Endowment Chairman Sheldon Hackney about the writing life.

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A Conversation with William Styron

Novelist William Styron and his biographer James West talk with Endowment Chairman Sheldon Hackney about the writing life.

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"Every Book is a New Journey"

The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian talks with Chairman Bruce Cole about the delights of discovering history.