Here are all 683 people invited to join the academy
Los Angeles Times
Irene Taylor Brodsky – “The Final Inch,” “Hear and Now”. Margaret Brown – “The Great Invisible,” “The Order of Myths” .... “Dear White People,” “The New Black”. Carl Davis – “The Understudy,” “Scandal”. Joseph S. DeBeasi – “The Revenant,” “Sicario”.
Another Tool to Control Artists in Belarus
World Policy Institute (blog)
A famous example is Nobel Prize winner Joseph Brodsky, who was charged with social parasitism in 1964 and sentenced to five years of hard labor, serving 18 months on a farm in the village of Norenskaya. This addition to the decree becomes yet another ...
Review: 'The Return,' a Son's Pained Search for a Missing Father
New York Times
“Joseph Brodsky was right,” he writes. “So were Nabokov and Conrad. They were artists who never returned. Each had tried, in his own way, to cure himself of his country. What you have left behind has dissolved. Return and you will face the absence or ...
How to escape boredom: let yourself be crushed by it
When Joseph Brodsky (1940-1996), winner of the 1987 Nobel Prize for literature and later poet laureate of the United States, gave the commencement address to the class of 1989 at Dartmouth College, he began it like this: “A substantial part of what ...