Fall 2017 Announcements: Literary Fiction -
Publishers WeeklyFall 2017 Announcements: Literary Fiction - Publishers WeeklyPublishers WeeklyA dystopian novel, a magical prequel, historical novels, and a story collection: this fall's literary fiction has enough prizewinners and bestsellers for everyone.and more »
Posted on 23 June 2017 | 3:00 pm
Isabel Allende: "Mario Vargas Llosa se
El ComercioIsabel Allende: "Mario Vargas Llosa se encontró con una mujer ...El ComercioLa pérdida, el dolor y el desarraigo son los temas de su más reciente novela: "Más allá del Invierno". Conversamos con la escritora chilena sobre su divorcio y ...and more »
Posted on 22 June 2017 | 3:16 pm
Montclair Public Library Foundation receives
NorthJersey.comMontclair Public Library Foundation receives several grantsNorthJersey.comUpcoming conversations in the series include renowned lawyer and legal scholar Floyd Abrams on Oct. 1, and journalist and author Isabel Allende on Nov. 8. For more information or to make a donation to the Montclair Public Library Foundation, visit ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 3:13 pm
How Fear the Walking Dead Succeeded Where
Vanity FairHow Fear the Walking Dead Succeeded Where Walking Dead So Often FailsVanity Fair(Consider writers including Gabriel García Márquez, Jorge Luis Borges, and Isabel Allende.) Daniel's survival—he somehow escaped a fire that left everyone else charred—sounds almost mythical as he describes it to the priest-like figure, Efrain, who ...and more »
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 9:14 am
Still fighting for free speech: Salman
Deutsche WelleStill fighting for free speech: Salman Rushdie turns 70 | Books | DW ...Deutsche WelleFor decades, Rushdie dealt with death threats for his book "The Satanic Verses," yet it hasn't stopped him from speaking his mind. On June 19, the brave author ...and more »
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 3:40 am
Review: Glass half full for Dolce Suono
It was five for ten at the Curtis Institute on Sunday afternoon: Dolce Suono, the flexible chamber ensemble founded at the school 10 years ago by enterprising flutist Mimi Stillman, celebrated the anniversary with music by five generations of composers who studied or taught there - from Samuel Barber through two young grads commissioned by Stillman for the occasion.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:37 am
Uruguayan leftist writer Eduardo Galeano
Uruguayan writer Eduardo Galeano, an icon of the Latin American left who chronicled the region's injustices in a career that spanned decades and crossed genres, died Monday at age 74. Galeano, whose 1971 essay "Open Veins of Latin America" is considered by many leftists to be the seminal history of the region, was hospitalized last week in the Uruguayan capital Montevideo, said officials at the ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 1:08 pm
Uruguayan anti-capitalist writer Eduardo
Eduardo Galeano, a Uruguayan journalist and author who was a leading light in Latin America's anti-capitalist movement, died after a battle with lung cancer on Monday, his publisher said. Galeano was 74. Galeano's writing career spanned half a century, but he is best-known for his seminal 1971 book 'The Open Veins of Latin America' ('Las Venas Abiertas de America Latina'). Crackling with ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:44 am
Dust Pilgrim - A Tale of Freedom
Red Leap Theatre presents DUST PILGRIM – A Tale of Freedom. Devised by Red Leap Theatre Directed by Julie Nolan and Kate Parker
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 7:15 pm
H.E. María Eliana Cuevas Bernales,
“This year we celebrate 90 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations between Chile and Romania.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 1:15 pm
Final column brings back memories
Your support has meant the world to me. Isabel Allende put it best when she said: “From journalism, I learned to write under pressure, to work with deadlines, to have limited space and time, to conduct an interview, to find information, to research ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 10:51 am
Internationally Renowned Chilean-American
Internationally renowned Chilean-American author Isabel Allende will make a visit to Albuquerque November 19 on her 13-stop United States book tour for her new romance novel of World War II, The Japanese Lover. Allende will be in conversation with veteran ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 2:00 pm
Honoring the Man Who Broke Golf’s Color
Other recipients that year included Meryl Streep, Stevie Wonder, Tom Brokaw, Isabel Allende and Stephen Sondheim. On Sifford’s death at the age of 92, the president issued a statement calling him a golf legend who often faced “indignity and injustice ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 10:00 am
Column Themes Have a Way of Popping Back
Perhaps the biggest drawback of commentary writing is that it so often runs contrary to the advice once given to writers by Chilean-American author Isabel Allende: “Write what should not be forgotten.” Unfortunately, even the best of the screeds ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 1:03 am
Zorro Will Traverse the Wasteland in
(It’s been described to me as a The Mummy Returns kind of sequel, and that’s more than enough to keep me away) It’s fair to say that Zorro has been itching to return to our pop culture landscape (has anyone read the Isabel Allende book? I was told ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 10:29 am
Resolved Question: Is the book
It's for a book report, so please dont answer with "I won't so your homework for you" to get your 2 grubby yahoo points
Posted on 24 December 2011 | 7:20 pm
Resolved Question: Where does Isabel Allende
I have a Spanish culture essay due on Monday and i need HELP!!!! I've searched all over the web and could not find ANYTHING GOOD!! Please help me!!!!! :(
Posted on 15 October 2010 | 10:44 am
Resolved Question: International Books
does anyone know any novels written in another country besides US and Canada that is similar to the novel Zorro written by Isabel Allende. Also the book needs to be translated into english?
preferably similar in theme, character development or something
Posted on 13 March 2010 | 7:18 am
Resolved Question: Why was house of the
Also who banned it?when,where and why?
Posted on 25 February 2010 | 9:46 am
Resolved Question: What was Salvador
Thanx! He's Isabel Allende's Uncle. He was also the president of Chile. Thanx for any help.
Posted on 29 January 2010 | 1:55 am