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Our Legacy of Women Authors

February 26, 2015
Death anniversaries can be inspiring— called “teaching moments” here—so bring them on. Should we welcome news of the passing of women writers? Last month we learned of “The Thorn Birds” author Colleen McCullough’s death. I admit it; I read “Thorn Birds” only recently, then excitedly called friends to discuss this gripping family epic set in Australia. Ahh yes, they said. They knew it:--not the book but the film adaptation...

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Voices of Iraq

AbdulAmeer Alwan, Iraq2
Kerbala street in my hometown, 2000 (charcoal) and Palm Grove, south Iraq (watercolor)

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Naomi Shihab Nye reads "Half and Half "
and talks about her latest books. With BN Aziz sound Sample 4:31

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poem "We are Born with Names" by Marian Haddad

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Karen Armstrong's
Fields of Blood: Religion and The History of Violence
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