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Articles with keyword "Writing"

Photo portrait of Philip Larkin

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"Moving and Memorable"

The complete poems of Philip Larkin

Hurston playing with children

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Zora's Place

To understand her, you need to understand Eatonville—and vice versa.

Two sailing vessels at sea in nineteenth century

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A Diplomatic Education

Early in the Civil War, the Union narrowly avoided war with Britain.

business letter in Audubon's handwriting

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Audubon the Writer

The celebrated bird portraitist was also a great artist of the written word.

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Mission to Moscow

From Idaho Humanities, in which this account by Irish poet and Fulbright Scholar Kevin Kiely appeared at the request of the council as his two-year stint teaching and researching in Idaho

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Wild Time in the Poconos

From The North American Journals of Prince Maximilian of Wied, Volume I, May 1832–April 1833, published by the University of Oklahoma Press, 2008, in which the aristocratic naturalist and

Open book

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The Well-Wrought Textbook

The making of the midcentury English department classic, Understanding Poetry.

Image of  Sabiha Al Khemir

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The New Here

A visit with author and curator Sabiha Al Khemir.

Image of Thorton Wilder, January, 28, 1962

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The Utterly Civilized Wilder

Despite global popularity, the enduring works of Thornton Wilder hold up to critical scrutiny.

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A Poet’s Inner Eye

A literary scholar looks for Elizabeth Bishop in the fishing waters of Florida.