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The Banff Centre has revamped its fall literary arts program for the first time in 10 years, adding residencies focused on memoir and crime writing and lineup of visiting authors that will include internationally renowned novelist Salman Rushdie. 516 more words
This engaging, multifaceted creative nonfiction memoir is exquisitely written and effortlessly draws the reader into a series of philosophical issues. Ostensibly the narrative concerns the narrator’s quest for her biological mother and medical history through the Catholic Charities following the death of her adopted mother. 792 more words
It was as splashy a cover story as they come —a couple basking in their swimsuits under the headline ‘The Childfree Life: When Having it All Means Not Having Children.” The 2013 TIME Magazine article quoted Americans saying they’d rather spend their time and money on expensive trips and fancy shoes than be enslaved to a gang of unruly brats, birthrate be damned. 978 more words
SOUNDTRACK: BOOGIE-Live at SXSW (March 21, 2015).
At this year’s SXSW, NPR had a showcase featuring 5 artists. One was Courtney Barnett (see Saturday’s post). 836 more words