Ignorance of athletes protesting flag and anthem is shameful
Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
This past weekend was Gold Star Family Sunday across America. For those not familiar with Gold Star Family, it is for families who have lost a loved one serving in the military. My wife and I attended Colorado's Annual Gold Family Retreat in Durango.
Dev Anand on how Pearl S Buck gave Indian cinema the legendary Guide
BK Karanjia, who was then the editor of Filmfare, brought acclaimed novelist Pearl Buck to my residence. She was in India with the American director, Tad Danielewski, and they wanted to make a film in English with Indian actors. They brought a book ...
Happy birthday: The 'forever gambler' called Dev Anand
He was so enamoured of RK Narayan's story that he offered the writer a blank cheque. But Narayan being a simple man accepted only a few hundred rupees. Dev also co-produced the English version of the film with eminent writer Pearl S Buck.
Serious Literature: On Hua Hsu's “A Floating Chinaman”
The first is Pearl S. Buck, whose second novel, The Good Earth, received a Pulitzer Prize and who eventually went on to earn a Nobel Prize in Literature. Her huge literary successes during the 1930s and 1940s made her one of the leading authorities on ...