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Biographer of Ukraine famine reporter acknowledges bravery – Kyiv Post

The name of Gareth Jones, the journalist who exposed the Ukrainian famine of 1932-33, also known as the Holodomor, during which millions of people died, is well known in Ukraine. Not only does he have a street named after him in Kyiv, but he was also posthumously named a Hero …

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Brett Favre Biographer: Don’t Buy My Book

Brett Favre, a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, has established a reputation on the field as a sharpshooter willing to take risks. In October 2016, Jeff Pearlman, highly respected sports journalist and New York Times best-selling author, published his book on Favre titled: “Gunslinger: The Remarkable, Improbable, …

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NFL world reacts to comments from Brett Favre biographer

NFL legend and Mississippi native Brett Favre is embroiled in a national scandal involving his theft of millions of dollars from his state’s poorest residents to fund a new college volleyball arena for his daughter. On Tuesday, Favre’s biographer, venerable sportswriter Jeff Pearlman, tweeted a lengthy missive against Favre in …

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Harry and Meghan’s biographer apologizes for saying Queen’s coffin will travel from ‘Scotland to UK’

The journalist who wrote Harry and Meghan’s biography has admitted he made a mistake after telling a US news channel that the Queen’s coffin would travel from Scotland “to the UK”. Omid Scobie, a favorite journalist of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, appeared to mistakenly suggest Scotland was not …

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Let the Trumpet Sound: The Life and Legacy of Award-Winning Biographer and Historian Stephen B. Oates: UMass Amherst

A wide range of distinguished attendees will commemorate the late biographer and historian Stephen B. Oateslongtime UMass Amherst faculty member, during a day celebrating his life and work at Old Chapel on Friday, September 9. The event is free, although places are limited. Please register in advance. Oates was the …

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UMass Amherst will celebrate the life and legacy of late biographer and historian Stephen B. Oates on September 9 : UMass Amherst

AMHERST, Mass. – A wide range of distinguished attendees will commemorate the late biographer and historian Stephen B. Oateslongtime UMass Amherst faculty member, during a day celebrating his life and work at Old Chapel on Friday, September 9. The event is free, although places are limited. Please register in advance. …

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An award-winning biographer to discuss courage and defiance in times of crisis

August 29, 2022 An award-winning biographer to discuss courage and defiance in times of crisis CARBONDALE, Illinois — Rebecca Donner, this year’s National Book Critics Circle Award winner for biography and one of the nation’s most respected writers, will join the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University …

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Biographer David Maraniss recounts the life of Jim Thorpe : NPR

NPR’s Don Gonyea speaks with journalist and author David Maraniss about his new book, Path Lit by Lightning: The Life of Jim Thorpe. DON GONYEA, HOST: Jim Thorpe is one of those epic names in American lore – the greatest athlete of all time, a Native American who overcame great …

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Meghan Markle podcast doubles down on biographer’s disputed story

Meghan Markle’s long-awaited new podcast appears to be responding to a particularly vocal critic whose royal biography made headlines in the summer of 2022. The Duchess of Sussex’s Weekly Show Archetypes fell on Spotify on August 23 to media fanfare, with the headlines focusing on the hair-raising story of his …

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle slammed by royal biographer for renewing vows in US

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex want to renew their wedding vows. “It will also be a second honeymoon,” I was told, said royal biographer Angela Levin. She was attacked by royal scholar Marlene Koinig for spreading information from dubious sources. A prominent royal biographer has come under fire for …

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Meghan Markle should just ‘shut up’, says famed biographer

Given the love Meghan Markle inspires among her online “Sussex Squad” fans, they might believe she belongs to the same company as the famous, fascinating and formidable women of history that acclaimed biographer Dame Antonia is on. Fraser wrote. Fraser, the best-selling author of books on Mary Queen of Scots, …

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“Locking him in a safe is a mistake”

TL; DR: Prince William called the BBC’s 1995 interview with Princess Diana “misleading”. He requested that he never appear on television again. According to Andrew Morton, the author of Princess Diana’s 1992 biography, it is an “important historical interview that should be part of the public record”. Andrew Morton, author …

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Famous Truman biographer has it all wrong about Zionism

Historian David McCullough won a Pulitzer Prize for “Truman,” his biography of President Harry S. Truman. McCullough also won a second Pulitzer and two National Book Awards for her other books. He even received a Presidential Medal of Freedom. Yet despite his many awards and accolades, McCullough, who died August …

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Meghan Markle’s biographer slams William’s ‘puzzling’ stance against Diana’s interview | royal | New

Princess Diana was a ‘change from within’, royals say Omid Scobie, co-author of the flattering but unauthorized 2020 biography of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex titled Finding Freedom, called a “bold statement” Prince William’s claim made in May last year that the Princess of Wales’ interview with Panorama has …

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Harry and Meghan’s biographer Omid Scobie says his sequel will ‘get the world talking’ | Books

Journalist Omid Scobie will publish a sequel to his bestseller Finding Freedom, an unofficial biography of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. Scobie, co-author of Finding Freedom with journalist Carolyn Durand, has yet to reveal the title of the second book, which is due out next year. Its UK publisher HarperCollins …

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Prince William accused of muzzling Diana by biographer who told his story

Prince William ‘led calls to muzzle Diana posthumously’ when he denounced an explosive 1995 interview she gave to the BBC, said biographer Andrew Morton, whose 1992 book Diana: her true story revealed Prince Charles’ affair with Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, for the first time. Princess Diana told the BBC Panorama, …

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Meghan Markle ‘controlled by the same forces that controlled Jeffrey Epstein’: biographer

Meghan Markle may have met Prince Andrew through Jeffrey Epstein long before she met Prince Harry in 2016, or so Kirby Sommers, the author of Ghislaine Maxwell’s biography, claims. from the United Kingdom The times of the steeple in 2020 reported that a renowned journalist tipped them off to find …

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Blake Bailey: Biographer accused of rape gets book deal for memoir billed as ‘cancellation culture warning tale’

Biographer Blake Bailey, who faces multiple allegations of sexual harassment and abuse, has now been signed to publish a memoir on so-called cancel culture by publishing house Skyhorse. The allegations against Bailey surfaced last April, two weeks after her biography on Philip Roth was published. The allegations were made by …

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With Putin in power, ‘no one will be safe,’ says biographer John Sweeney

“I think what Ukrainians teach us is that democracy must be protected and freedom of expression is not guaranteed. I think we should pay attention to what is happening in Ukraine,” Sweeney told Agencia Lusa about the release of the book “Killer in the Kremlin.” [“Assassino no Kremlin”]. “For too …

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Meghan and Harry’s biographer says he hopes his book will ‘accelerate’ their downfall

A biographer of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry has said he “wouldn’t be sad” if his book were to “accelerate” their “downward trend” as they pose “a real threat to the Royal Family”. Tom Bower’s book Revenge: Meghan, Harry and the war between the Windsors portrays Meghan as overly demanding …

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David Dalton, Rolling Stone writer and rock biographer, dies at 80

David Dalton, one of the first rolling stone writer who profiled Janis Joplin, Charles Manson and Little Richard before penning biographies of some of pop culture’s most important figures, died Monday in New York City at the age of 80. According to his son, Toby Dalton, the cause of death …

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Famed biographer James Gavin tackles George Michael’s legacy

OPINION: “If you can’t find your empathy with your subject, you shouldn’t write the book.” This resonant line was spoken to me by James Gavin – whose in-depth new biography of the late George Michael has just received acclaim. It doesn’t take more than a few minutes of talking with …

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Harvey’s Biographer Tells All – Puck

The moment I heard that Ken Auletta attended every day Harvey Weinstein rape trial for a book about the tycoon, I started looking forward End of Hollywood: Harvey Weinstein and the culture of silence (released July 12). Ken, the longtime New Yorker writer, conducted several hundred interviews, including dozens of …

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Meghan Markle’s biographer accuses Prince Charles of ‘suspicious’ new Lilibet plot

Queen Elizabeth’s eldest son Prince Charles has been accused of using his first meeting with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s daughter Lilibet to divert public and media attention from more pressing issues . Omid Scobie, co-author of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s unauthorized biography ‘Finding Freedom’, says Buckingham Palace …

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Colonel Tom Parker’s biographer says Hanks’ accent is inaccurate

Tom Hanks’ transformation into Elvis wowed audiences, but Colonel Tom Parker’s biographer Alanna Nash says he got the accent wrong. Colonel Tom Parker’s biographer, Alanna Nash, says Tom Hanks’ accent in Elvis is incorrect. Directed by Baz Luhrmann, the musical drama depicts the life and career of its title character, …

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Kate Middleton in early royal life similar to Princess Diana claims royal biographer

Kate Middleton’s first struggle with her place in the royal family is reminiscent of Princess Diana, a biographer has claimed. The Duchess of Cambridge is known for her style of dress, smiling attitude and personal approach to her duties. But her start as a royal wasn’t always so smooth after …

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Amrish Puri was full of beans, humor and life, says biographer Jyoti Sabharwal – Anniversary Special

‘Mogambo khush hua!’ The iconic dialogue delivered in the unmistakable baritone of Amrish Puri, the actor who redefined villainy in Hindi commercial cinema, remains the most popular memory of one of the unforgettable roles the actor tried out during his career. long and illustrious career. From theater to film, arthouse …

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For this biographer, a mantra: ‘Each life is a gift’

As a keen observer of people, I try to imagine the lives of those whose paths cross mine. I devour biographies with a similar desire to know the details of someone’s life: what shaped their thinking, how they became who they are, and especially how they overcame obstacles. I relish …

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“Every life is a gift”

As a keen observer of people, I try to imagine the lives of those whose paths cross mine. I devour biographies with a similar desire to know the details of someone’s life: what shaped their thinking, how they became who they are, and especially how they overcame obstacles. I relish …

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Book Review: The Biographer Follows the Path of Baseball Great Rickey Henderson | Entertainment

By DREW GALLAGHER FOR THE FREE LANCE–STAR Rickey Henderson is one of the greatest baseball players of all time. He was also one of the most polarizing baseball players of all time. Journalist Howard Bryant tries to reconcile these two perceptions of the Hall of Fame in his biography “Rickey”. …

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Screenshot of Greg Norman ‘solved’ Mickelson biographer’s golf LIV mystery

“Mystery solved.” Journalist Alan Shipnuck was ‘forcibly removed’ from Phil Mickelson’s post-tour press conference during the LIV Tour on Thursday. The Sports Illustrated reporter first asked Young Golf League chief Greg Norman in a text to find out if he was aware of the incident. “I didn’t hear. Thanks for …

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The Phil Mickelson biographer who published the golfer’s infamous comments showed up at the LIV Golf event and produced the most dramatic shot of the day

Phil MIckelson biographer Alan Shipnuck said he was “physically removed” from a post-round press conference at LIV Golf’s inaugural event. Shipnuck told LIV Golf CEO Greg Norman what happened, and Norman claimed he didn’t know. LIV Golf, the Saudi-backed challenge for the PGA Tour, kicked off its first event on …

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Phil Mickelson Biographer Alan Shipnuck removed from LIV interview area after event | Launderer’s report

Aitor Alcalde/LIV Golf/Getty Images Golf writer Alan Shipnuck has been inexplicably removed from the interview area during the inaugural event of the LIV Golf Invitational series at Centurion Golf Club near London. Shipnuck, who wrote Phil: The heartbreaking (and unauthorized!) biography of golf’s most colorful superstar, had followed Mickelson for …

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Golf news 2022: Phil Mickelson biographer Alan Shipnuck ‘physically removed’ from LIV press conference, Greg Norman exposed

Australian icon Greg Norman has been accused of lying after a reporter was ‘physically removed’ from a LIV Golf press conference. Alan Shipnuck, biographer of Phil Mickelson, claimed he was “physically removed” from the golfer’s press conference on Thursday. “Well, two neckless security guards just physically pulled me away from …

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Phil Mickelson biographer kicked out of LIV Golf press area

Maybe Phil Mickelson is fed up with Alan Shipnuck or Greg Norman wanted to make a point. Either way, one of the strangest days in recent golf history ended Thursday night at the Centurion Golf Club near London with Shipnuck, the author of “Phil: The Rip-Roaring ( and Unauthorized!) Biography …

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Phil Mickelson’s biographer predicts no way back for Lefty in scathing view amid Saudi movement

Exclusive: EXCLUSIVE: The author of Phil Mickelson’s recently published biography, Alan Shipnuck spoke exclusively to Mirror Sport, after his pages with the American took the golfing world by storm. Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8to cancel play now “He has his opinion, I have mine” – …

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Yellen wanted Biden relief plan cut by a third, biographer says

(Bloomberg) – Janet Yellen, worried by the specter of inflation, initially urged Biden administration officials to cut the $1.9 trillion U.S. bailout package by a third, according to an advance copy of a biography of the Secretary of the Treasury. “Privately, Yellen agreed with Summers that too much government money …

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‘What are you doing here?’ Royal biographer calls Meghan and Harry ‘irrelevant’ | royal | New

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle made their first public appearance in the UK since deciding to step down as senior royals in 2020. Speaking to TalkTV, Angela Levin opened up about the couple’s visit to the UK. Talk TV host and journalist Mike Graham said: “We managed to get through …

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Harry and Meghan to attend Queen’s Jubilee service: biographer

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are due to attend a service at the cathedral early next month as part of Queen Elizabeth’s Golden Jubilee year celebrations, their biographer said on Friday. Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, stepped down from their royal duties and moved to California in early …

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Meghan Markle’s biographer makes a bold statement about her journey to success

It’s clear from Meghan Markle’s transition from TV actress to Hollywood A-Lister, entrepreneur and philanthropist that she has a clear vision of who she is and the role she wants to play in the world. Some speculate that due to the issues she picked and the way she showed her …

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Meg ‘trampled on others to get to the top like a politician,’ says biographer

MEGAN Markle “trampled on others to get to the top like a politician,” her biographer said. Journalist Tom Bower has said his next tell-all book will contain ‘extraordinary insight’ into the Duchess of Sussex’s rise to royalty. 4 Meghan Markle acted like a ‘politician or tycoon’ to get to the …

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Biographer says Mickelson lost $40 million gambling in four years

Published on: 05/06/2022 – 02:42Amended: 05/06/2022 – 02:40 Los Angeles (AFP) – US federal auditors investigating Phil Mickelson’s role in an insider trading case found he suffered gambling losses of more than $40 million from 2010 to 2014, according to an excerpt from the upcoming biography of Phil Mickelson. ‘Alan …

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Delhi High Court orders Twitter to remove tweets against Savarkar biographer Vikram Sampath

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has ordered micro-blogging website Twitter to remove five more ‘defamatory tweets’ posted by American historian Audrey Truschke against VD historian and biographer Savarkar Vikram Sampath over allegations of plagiarism related to the book biographical. “In my opinion, the tweets regarding the subject matter of …

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Vogue editor Anna Wintour wields cultural influence, says biographer

In ‘Anna: The Biography’, fashion journalist Amy Odell explores the life and career of legendary Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour, who has remained a mysterious figure even as an influence on culture until now. American. While many recognize her as the woman who inspired the character of Miranda Priestly in the …

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Nottingham biographer Miranda Seymour on the incredible life of Jean Rhys

Writer, literary critic and owner of Thrumpton Hall in Nottinghamshire, Miranda Seymour has become particularly known for her work as a literary biographer, with earlier work such as Mary Shelley, In the wake of Byron and Henry James and his literary circle. Now the author is preparing to publish his …

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EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: The company of Sussex fan and royal biographer Omid Scobie slips £17,000 into the red

Cheerleading for Prince Harry and Meghan doesn’t seem to be very lucrative. Facing action to shut down his publishing business, royal biographer Omid Scobie has filed financial details for three years in a row – and they’re no fun to read. Despite all the hype surrounding her flattering book about …

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Meghan Markle biographer Omid Scobie deleted a tweet mocking Andrew, Beatrice and Eugenie | royal | New

Prince Andrew loses honorary title of ‘Freedom of York’ The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s biographer tweeted a photo of the York family dressed in Victorian-themed outfits on Thursday night. The image was shared as part of the ‘I’m Gonna Tell My Kids’ meme, where the poster shares an image …

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Dirk Nowitzki and biographer Thomas Pletzinger talk about a new biography of the former Mavs great

The first time I saw Dirk Nowitzki was not on the basketball court, laser-focused on his game, leaping through the air with his one-legged jump shot and basking in the adoration of 20,000 chanting fans “MVP!” No, the first time I saw Dirk Nowitzki in person he was sitting behind …

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Presidential biographer Jon Meacham to speak at Lancaster Chamber’s annual dinner; tickets now on sale | Local News

Presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham will be the keynote speaker at the Lancaster Chamber’s annual dinner on June 23, the chamber announced Tuesday. The 150th annual event will be held at the Lancaster County Convention Center, 25 S. Queen St., from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tickets …

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Trump biographer compares GOP endorsements to ‘the apprentice’

A Trump biographer has compared the former president’s 2022 endorsements to his TV show “The Apprentice.” “What is ‘The Apprentice’ if not a sad rush of people behaving like crabs in a bucket to be lifted by him?” Trump has endorsed about 140 candidates in the midterm elections this year. …

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Trump biographer compares GOP mentions to ‘The Apprentice’ as ‘a sad rush of people behaving like crabs in a bucket to be lifted by him’

Former US President Donald Trump.Allison Joyce/Getty Images A Trump biographer has compared the former president’s 2022 endorsements to his TV show “The Apprentice.” “What is ‘The Apprentice’ if not a sad rush of people behaving like crabs in a bucket to be lifted by him?” Trump has endorsed about 140 …

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Princess Diana Didn’t Regret ‘Panorama’ Interview, Biographer Says

Despite reports to the contrary, Princess Diana did not regret her infamous 1995 interview with Martin Bashir on the BBC’s ‘Panorama’ program, according to her biographer Tina Brown. Veteran journalist Brown, who wrote the biography, “The Diana Chronicles”, in 2007, has a new book called “The Palace Papers: Inside the …

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Will Smith’s biographer and self-help guru Mark Manson finally opens up about the slapping incident

Mark Manson, the self-help guru who co-wrote Will Smith’s autobiography ‘Will’, has shared his thoughts on the actor’s high-profile slap in the face of Chris Rock at the Oscars ceremony last Sunday. . In a word Smith shocked viewers and members of the public alike when he rushed to the …

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William and Kate’s tour was ‘all offense, no charm’ – Meghan Markle biographer

Prince William and Kate Middleton’s recent Caribbean tour was described as “all offense, no charm” by the co-writer of find freedomOmid Scobie on Newsweekit is The royal report Podcast. Speaking to chief royal correspondent Jack Royston and royal commentator Kristen Meinzer, Scobie described the Cambridge tour as “sticking to a …

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Death of John Swenson: the journalist and pioneering rock biographer was 71 years old

John Swenson, veteran of the early years of rock journalism at Rolling Stone and Crawdaddy and later jazz columnist, died Monday at age 71 at his home in Brooklyn. He reportedly battled cancer for several years. Swenson began writing about music in 1967 and became one of music journalism’s best-known …

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Prince Harry’s biographer blasts Duke for ‘deliberate affront’ to his family | royal | News

Almost a year after his death, a memorial has been held in remembrance of the late Duke of Edinburgh. The memorial service was held at Westminster Abbey. The Royal Family were present, but one family member was notably absent – Prince Harry, who now resides in the United States with …

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Biographer Discusses Ball Work, Writer Noted | News, Sports, Jobs

Kathleen Brady, famed biographer of Lucille Ball and Ida Tarbell, was featured as part of the Turner Winter Series at the Robert H. Jackson Center last week. Kathleen Brady, author and biographer, spoke about her work on Lucille Ball and Ida Tarbell as part of the …

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Vladimir Putin is not mad, says Stalinist biographer Simon Sebag Montefiore, but he was ‘shoveling dogs in 1937’

Montefiore says it’s the only book he knows Putin has read because he discussed it with George W. Bush during the US president’s visit to St. Petersburg. It traces Potemkin’s annexation of Crimea and the conquest of part of southern Ukraine, creating the cities of Kherson, Mikolaev and Odessa – …

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In Memoriam: Valerie Boyd, biographer of Zora Neale Hurston, has died

By Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D., NNPA Newswire Culture and Entertainment Editor Valerie Boyd, world-renowned author of Zora Neale Hurston’s definitive biography, “Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston,” died on February 12, 2022, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Originally from Atlanta, Valérie Jean Boyd was born …

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Biographer pays tribute to Sam Massell, “brilliant, funny and accomplished”

Author Charles McNair, top, interviewed former Atlanta Mayor Sam Massell, bottom, for 20 weeks to create the biography Play It Again, Sam: The Remarkable Life of Sam Massell published by Mercer University Press. We asked award-winning writer and novelist Charles McNair to share his memories of working with Sam Massell …

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“The Biographer’s Hat”, by Cynthia Ozick

From his briefcase, he took out a fountain pen and a yellow notepad. “Well, let’s go.” There was iron in his request. He looked at the hat on his chair as if confirming his will. As if the hat, and the fur-collared coat on the shower rod, and even the …

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Valerie Boyd: Zora Neale Hurston’s Biographer Has Died

Valerie Boyd, world renowned author of the definitive biography of Zora Neale Hurston, Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston, passed away on February 12, 2022, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Originally from Atlanta, Valérie Jean Boyd was born on December 11, 1963 to Roger and …

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Frank Sinatra would have been threatened to have his biographer “beat”

Frank Sinatra didn’t like to be the subject of jokes, rumors or any kind of negative speculation. In 1986, he proved it by opposing the publication of an unauthorized biography about him. Not only did the famous singer file a $2 million lawsuit against the biographer, but one of Sinatra’s …

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Valerie Boyd, biographer of Zora Neale Hurston, has died

A founding officer of the Alice Walker Literary Society and a member of the National Book Critics Circle, Valerie Boyd received a degree in journalism from Northwestern University and an MFA in creative non-fiction writing from Goucher College. Valerie Boyd, world renowned author of the definitive biography of Zora Neale …

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Professor Donald Thomas, prolific biographer, true-crime scholar and mystery writer – obituary

During his life, he was incarcerated in nine different prisons, including the Bastille, within sight of the guillotine and where, in 1795, he wrote his most mischievous work The Hundred and Twenty Days of Sodom. Among the sexual aberrations of his subject, Thomas’s opinion was that “for sheer finesse in …

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Valerie Boyd, biographer of Zora Neale Hurston, dies | Arts Culture

A memorial service was held March 5 for Valerie Boyd, world-renowned author of Zora Neale Hurston’s definitive biography, “Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston.” Boyd died Feb. 12 at age 58, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Her eyes were windows to the soul and the …

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IN MEMORIAM: Valerie Boyd, biographer of Zora Neale Hurston, dies

By Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D, NNPA Newswire Culture and Entertainment Editor Valerie Boyd, world renowned author of the definitive biography of Zora Neale Hurston, Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston, passed away on February 12, 2022, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. In the interest of …

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Diane Clehane of Greenwich, royal biographer, author, dies aged 61

Clehane has reported on the British royal family for more than 20 years and has made frequent appearances on NBC’s “Today” show and on CNN to comment on royal affairs, according to Yahoo News. She is also the author of five books, including “Diana: The Secrets of Her Style” and …

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Royal biographer, journalist and celebrity Wrangler Diane Clehane dies – WWD

Royal biographer, journalist and publicist Diane Clehane died on Monday. Clehane, 61, was undergoing treatment for an illness, according to a Facebook post from her husband Jim Donovan. The cause of death at White Plains Hospital was not immediately known Tuesday, according to a family spokesperson. Funeral services will be …

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Phil Mickelson’s Unauthorized Biographer Slams Golfer

Golfer Phil Mickelson is in hot water after making controversial comments to journalist writing an unauthorized biography about him, Alan Shipnuck. Commentary is costing Mickelson’s sponsors dearly, and he’s forced himself on a hiatus from the PGA Tour. This week, Shipnuck joined the Maggie and Perloff show and share his …

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Twitter ordered to remove tweets from US academic accusing Savarkar’s biographer of plagiarism

Acting on a petition filed by VD Savarkar biographer Vikram Sampath, the Delhi High Court on Thursday ordered Twitter to take down certain tweets by American historian Audrey Truschke within 48 hours, days after she and a few others academics were prevented by the court from publishing a letter accusing …

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Zora Neale Hurston Biographer, Valerie Boyd dies at 58

MadameNoire Featured Video Source: D. Millner Valerie Boyd, widely known for her biography of Zora Neale Hurston titled Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston died on February 18, after a five-year battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 58 years old. The beloved editor and journalist has risen …

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Ex-valet could hold Charles’ fate, writes Prince of Wales biographer TOM BOWER

The fate of Prince Charles hangs in the balance, with his smooth accession to the throne in jeopardy. At the center of his destiny will be the testimony of his former valet. As a longtime keeper of secrets, Michael Fawcett is the only person who can tell the Metropolitan Police …

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Delhi HC blocks academics from publishing letter accusing Savarkar’s biographer of plagiarism

The Delhi High Court on Friday banned four academics and a journalist from publishing a letter accusing historian Vikram Sampath of plagiarism over his two-volume biography of Vinayak Damodar Savarkar. The court also said the defendants would not post anything defamatory against him on any platform, online or offline. The …

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Zora Neale Hurston’s biographer Valerie Boyd dies at 58

The cause was pancreatic cancer, said her friend and attorney, Veta Goler. Ms Boyd spent nearly two decades as a reporter and arts editor at her hometown newspaper, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, shaping the journalistic eye she would turn on Hurston in the biography that became her first major literary achievement. …

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Book club welcomes biographer for Black History Month

Newsletter Report Readers in Southern New Mexico’s Mesilla Valley are honoring Black History Month with the Zoom return of biographer James McGrath Morris, the club said in a press release. Morris will talk about her book, “Eye On the Struggle – Ethel Payne, The First Lady of the Black Press,” …

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Vikram Sampath, biographer of VD Savarkar, accused of plagiarism by historians

Indian author and historian Vikram Sampath has been accused of plagiarism by three academics in the United States. According to them, his essay on VD Savarkar had examples which were paraphrased verbatim. The researchers said Sampath’s work was “about 50%” plagiarized from other papers written by them. Ananya Chakravarti wrote …

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Harvard students get a lesson on Yogi Adityanath, biographer Shantanu Gupta tells them how he’s different from his predecessors

During the three-week book tour of two bestselling titles on Yogi Adityanath, author Shantanu Gupta had an interesting chat with Harvard students in Harvard Square. Students from Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard Business School and Harvard Education School joined the discussion. Scholars and students from other Boston-area institutes also joined in …

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Carrie Johnson ‘destabilized the government’, says PM’s biographer

February 5, 2022, 12:27 PM Boris Johnson was influenced by his wife to “make decisions he shouldn’t have made”, which led to his downfall, according to investigative journalist Tom Bower. As the Prime Minister battles fires in his government and advisory teams, revelations have emerged claiming his wife Carrie Johnson …

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Djokovic likely to be vaccinated, reveals his biographer

Novak Djokovic’s biographer Daniel Muksch has said the tennis world number one could get a Covid-19 shot shortly after missing the Australian Open. Djokovic, who was tied on 20 Grand Slam titles with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, conceded joint first place to the Spaniard, who won the Australian Open …

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Will Novak Djokovic get vaccinated? The biographer says he can, the ex-champions say he must

Novak Djokovic’s longstanding and adamant stance on blocking the COVID-19 vaccine may change in the near future. The world No.1 tennis player is believed to have had a change of heart after Rafael Nadal overtook him and Roger Federer to win a record 21st Grand Slam in men’s singles at …

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Novak Djokovic could now get vaccinated after Australian Open ban, says biographer

Novak Djokovic’s biographer claims the Serbian tennis ace is now likely to get a Covid-19 shot following his controversial exclusion from the Australian Open. Djokovic was kicked out of Australia and banned from playing at the Australian Open last month after an 11-day visa saga on the eve of the …

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Did Djokovic get vaccinated? The indiscretion of his biographer: “Nadal’s victory in Australia was decisive”

Novak Djokovic may have been vaccinated against Coronavirus. The Serbian tennis player, who missed the Australian Open due to an invalid visa for lack of vaccinations, has reportedly changed his mind after Rafael Nadal’s success at the Melbourne Slam. But also following the decision of Roland Garros, the second Grand …

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Has Novak Djokovic been vaccinated against Covid? Biographer Muksch’s revelation: “Maybe he engraved Nadal’s victory”

Novak Djokovic he would have decided to get vaccinated. Revealing the choice of world No. Daniel MukschGerman journalist and author of a recent official biography on the Serbian champion “Novak Djokovic: Ein Leben lang im Krieg”, which will be released in bookstores in March. The journalist spoke about it in …

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Mac Miller’s Biographer Says Ariana Grande Relationship Story “Wasn’t 100 Percent Accurate”

The author of a new Mac Miller book has offered his take on the late rapper’s relationship with pop singer Ariana Grande. Paul Cantor’s book, Most dope: The Extraordinary Life of Mac Millerwas released today (January 18), a day before Miller turns 30. Cantor, an early fan of Miller’s music, …

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Journalist and biographer Sagarika Ghose on how to remember Atal Bihari Vajpayee – News

He was someone who kept reaching out to opposite ends of the political spectrum to find consensus, compromise and dialogue, says the author Published: Thu 13 Jan 2022, 22:59 Sagarika Ghose has been a journalist for over three decades. She is also a columnist, television commentator and author of two …

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Paul Bogaards, whose departure of Alfred A. Knopf earlier this month ended his 32-year career as head of advertising and marketing at the publishing house, has already moved on to the next chapter : Bogaards today announced the launch of its new company, Bogaards Public Relations LLC. Clients already lined …

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Reagan biographer Lou Cannon reflects on politics and journalism

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Bush biographer, Texas political journalist Wayne Slater killed in car crash

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In conversation with Abraham Riesman, the inflexible biographer of Stan Lee

Reisman, a reporter from Providence, uncovers the life and legacy of Marvel’s complicated mastermind in “True Believer: The Rise and Fall of Stan Lee.” Courtesy of Abraham Riesman/Bobby Doherty. Abraham Riesman discovered the Marvel Universe through the Spider-Man and X-Men cartoons of the early 90s, but what hooked him to …

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“I won’t be surprised if Federer resigns very soon”, admits biographer

“I will not be surprised if Roger Federer resigns very soon”, admits biographer While many fans are hoping Roger Federer can return to his best level, this renowned journalist considers this highly unlikely. The 20-time Slam champion last competed at Wimbledon in July, suffering a straight-set loss to Hubert Hurkacz, …

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Roger Federer struggled to come to terms with the rivalry with Novak Djokovic, says renowned biographer Roger Federer struggled to accept the emergence of Novak Djokovic according to this respected journalist. Between 2003 and 2007, Federer was unrivaled on the ATP Tour. While a young Rafael Nadal started his streak …

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Royal Biographer Jokes With Chris Pratt To Appear In “The Crown” Film Adaptation

All hell broke loose when journalist Omid Scobie said Chris Pratt would play every member of the Royal Family in an upcoming film adaptation of “The Crown,” a Netflix show about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. While British royal fans seemed to understand that Omid was funny, others thought …

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Prince Harry’s new memoir shakes royals, biographer says

Royal US biographer Christopher Andersen has said Prince Harry’s book will be released around the same time the Queen celebrates her Platinum Jubilee next year. Prince Harry’s new memoir could spark new tensions within the royal family, it has been claimed ( Image: Getty Images) Prince Harry’s upcoming memoirs shake …

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Royal biographer claims Prince William had ‘cyber relationship’ with two celebrities

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Why the royal biographer is “disappointed” by the great victory of the Duchess

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Meghan and Harry’s ‘biographer’ starts blocking people on social media

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s biography co-author “Finding Freedom” Omid Scobie is blocking people on Twitter after being criticized for BBC documentary “The Princes and The Press”. Addressing the microblogging website, he wrote, “Normalize blocking just for vibrations,” without sharing the reason for his decision. He tweeted after some Royal …

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British Prime Minister’s widow was engaged to Soviet spy Guy Burgess, biographer reveals

Clarissa, Countess of Avon, died on November 15, 2021, at the age of 101, taking a well-kept secret with her in the grave. Clarissa’s brother, Peregrine Spencer-Churchill, whom I interviewed in 2001, told me that “young girl, Clarissa had been away for a while and then she came home, brandishing …

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John Pearson dead: biographer of Ian Fleming, Paul Getty and Winston Churchill

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Meghan Markle and Princess Diana share ‘the same trajectory’, claims royal biographer

There are similarities between Meghan Markle and Princess Diana because the two struggled emotionally and mentally in the royal family, Andrew Morton said in an interview. Meghan Markle at a garden party at Buckingham Palace in May 2018 ( Image: PA) Meghan Markle and Princess Diana share the “same trajectory” …

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It’s time to break up the Art Boys Club once and for all

AAt a recent dinner, when the woman sitting across from me asked me about my work, I said that I had just finished writing a biography of American painter Sam Francis. Assuming she, like most people outside the art world, wouldn’t recognize his name, I explained that he was famous …

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Princess Diana biographer says he sees similarities between Meghan Markle and Harry’s late mum

Andrew Morton, the best-selling author who wrote about Princess Diana, is back with a new book titled “Meghan and the Unmasking of the Monarchy,” and he spoke to Inside Edition about the similarities he sees between the wife of Prince Harry and his late mother. Click here to read an …

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Martin Sherwin, award-winning Oppenheimer biographer, dies at 84

Reviewing “American Prometheus”, Janet Maslin of the New York Times described it as “a voluminous work of scholarship and lucid insight, unifying his multifaceted portrayal with a keen understanding of the essential nature of Oppenheimer.” This nature, she wrote, expressed itself as “charm and bravado on the surface, Dostoevskian darkness …

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Diana is the third wheel of Harry and Meghan’s wedding, according to royal biographer

For Harry and Meghan, “all roads lead to Princess Diana” and “every click and whine of the camera” reminds them of their “terrible fate,” biographer Andrew Morton said. Video upload Video unavailable The video will play automatically soon8to cancel Play now Prince Harry: commentators discuss Diana in upcoming memoir Princess …

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