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Gabriel Garcia Marquez Archive To Be Housed At The University Of Texas

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired the archive of Nobel Prize-winning author Gabriel García Márquez (1927–2014). 587 more words

Books To Read

Throwback Trailer: Yentl (1983)

Rebbe Mendel (Nehemiah Persoff) is a single father who teaches the Talmud, a sacred text of Judaism, to the boys of his small Polish town. Behind closed doors, he also instructs his daughter, Yentl (Barbra Streisand), despite the fact that girls are forbidden to study religious scripture. 35 more words

Throwback Trailer

“I don’t know if I should call myself a mystic, but I feel always that we are surrounded by powers, by mysterious powers, which play a great part in everything we are doing.

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DAVID • Think: A Singer & His Muses

DAVID • Think: A Singer & His Muses.

This month I take a look at Isaac Bashevis Singer in light of a new documentary about his process. 47 more words


The Collected Stories, by Isaac Bashevis Singer

This was my first time reading anything by Isaac Bashevis Singer. Singer is a much celebrated writer, having among other things won a Nobel Prize for literature. 796 more words


"The Power of Light - Eight Stories for Hanukkah" by Isaac Bashevis Singer

I thought I might have a chance to read a story aloud at a holiday party, so I browsed my shelves and found The Power of Light, … 225 more words

Quote for the Week

    “What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.”
    Isaac Bashevis Singer, author, novelist and short-story writer 16 more words