Shakespeare and Company, Paris's famous bookstore where wandering writers are welcome
... for decades, it has been an informal living room — and sometimes a bedroom — for many of the most revered figures in contemporary literature: Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald, Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg, Lawrence Durrell and Anaïs Nin.
Two musical season openings were influenced by black culture. One satisfied, the other soared.
The afternoon saw the Phillips Collection open its own concert season with its own African American celebration — this one in honor of two upcoming exhibitions opening at the museum next month, including Jacob Lawrence's complete “Migration” series ...
Tips, links and suggestions: what are you reading this week?
The Guardian (blog)
Last week I read The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway, which I ripped through in a few hours. Apart from a ... I've started reading Women In Love by DH Lawrence since then and what strikes me is how modern TSAR reads by comparison. Although it was ...
Pioneer Rad Lab and Manhattan Project Physicist Dies at age 102
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Edward Joseph Lofgren, a pioneering Berkeley Lab physicist who was a close associate of E.O. Lawrence, died Sept. 6 at age 102.