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Articles with keyword "Writing"

Boy looking at stream

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Environmental Prophet Rachel Carson Cultivated a Culture of Wonder

Her writings show another side of the author of Silent Spring.

Tim Henderson

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Executive Function with Tennessee’s Tim Henderson

Books and literature are at the center of Humanities Tennessee's programming

Kay Boyle

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Kay Boyle Knew Everyone and Saw It All

A writer witnesses a century of change

William James in 1865

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The Thinker Who Believed in Doing

Modern psychology, as practiced in the United States, owes a huge debt to William James.

Portrait of Shirley Jackson

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The Voice of Shirley Jackson Was Unnerving and Full of Foreboding

In a rare audio recording, the author revealed what her writing sounded like to her.

Photo portrait of Sherwood Anderson

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On My Obsession with Sherwood Anderson

How one writer's romantic illusions about small town America led him to a great novelist.

Clifton Fadiman

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Clifton Fadiman Didn’t Mind Being Called Schoolmasterish

His Lifetime Reading Plan was an erudite booklist for everyman.

Truman Capote bids farewell to staff after signing for stock at Random House

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Tru Life

Truman Capote was the toast of New York—and then he was not.