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Articles with keyword "Writing"

A young Eudora Welty standing against a wall.

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The Quiet Greatness of Eudora Welty

Even toward the end of her life, the writer revealed a youthful zest for life and art.

Photo of E. B. White at his typewriter

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The White Pages

America's greatest personal essayist was more than a little shy and intensely self-conscious.

Book cover of Tatooing the World

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A Marked Man

For nineteenth-century sailor, tattoos both smoothed the way and caused alarm.

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.