My Wife (Pauline Miller, 1901–1950), by Sir James Gunn (1893-1964)

My Wife (Pauline Miller, 1901–1950), by Sir James Gunn (1893-1964)

The Lady Mount Temple. c1936 Gluck (Hannah Gluckstein) (British 1895-1978)

The Lady Mount Temple. c1936 Gluck (Hannah Gluckstein) (British 1895-1978)

Angela Davis, activist, scholar and author. 'What's more important than the racial identification of the person is how that person thinks about race' (Guardian, 2007)

Angela Davis, activist, scholar and author. 'What's more important than the racial identification of the person is how that person thinks about race' (Guardian, 2007)

Miriam Makeba (1932–2008), singer and anti-apartheid activist, playing herself in Come Back Africa

Miriam Makeba (1932–2008), singer and anti-apartheid activist, playing herself in Come Back Africa

Jane Bowles (1917–1973), writer, photographed by Karl Bissinger

Jane Bowles (1917–1973), writer, photographed by Karl Bissinger

Sara Maitland, writer

Sara Maitland, writer

Marguerite Yourcenar (1903–1987), writer

Marguerite Yourcenar. Un fauteuil pour une

Marguerite Yourcenar (1903–1987), writer

Marie Cardinal (1929–2001), writer

Marie Cardinal (1929–2001), writer


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“I am so wily and feminine that I could live by your side for a lifetime and deceive you afresh each day.”     ~Jane Bowles.

“I am so wily and feminine that I could live by your side for a lifetime and deceive you afresh each day.” ~Jane Bowles.

Marguerite Yourcenar (1903–1987), writer

Marguerite Yourcenar. Un fauteuil pour une

Marguerite Yourcenar (1903–1987), writer

Biography of Tove Jansson from Sort of Books, her UK publisher: www.sortof.co.uk/authors/tove-jansson/

Biography of Tove Jansson from Sort of Books, her UK publisher: www.sortof.co.uk/authors/tove-jansson/

Hundreds of portraits – prints and photographs – picturing more than 120 authors writing in English, primarily from the 1860s to the 1920s, and later, organized alphabetically by sitter.

Hundreds of portraits – prints and photographs – picturing more than 120 authors writing in English, primarily from the 1860s to the 1920s, and later, organized alphabetically by sitter.

Livros e viagens:  "A Elegância do Ouriço" em Paris

Livros e viagens: "A Elegância do Ouriço" em Paris

Livros e viagens: "A Elegância do Ouriço" em Paris

Luna Clara e Apolo Onze [Adriana Falcão]

Luna Clara e Apolo Onze [Adriana Falcão]

Mas sabe aqueles momentos em que, para descansar da leitura, você começa a ler a sinopse, a introdução, a orelha do livro? Pois então, numa dessas, abri a orelha do livro e o que encontrei senão uma dedicatória da minha mãe? - http://pulaumalinhaparagrafo.wordpress.com/2012/07/06/grande-sertao-veredas/#

Grande Sertão: Veredas

Mas sabe aqueles momentos em que, para descansar da leitura, você começa a ler a sinopse, a introdução, a orelha do livro? Pois então, numa dessas, abri a orelha do livro e o que encontrei senão uma dedicatória da minha mãe? - http://pulaumalinhaparagrafo.wordpress.com/2012/07/06/grande-sertao-veredas/#

Marguerite Duras-this is the first pic I've ever seen of her. I love her book The Lover

Marguerite Duras-this is the first pic I've ever seen of her. I love her book The Lover

Lacan is one of my favorite difficult Frenchmen.  His take on Freud and his development of post-Structuralism are both brilliant and his texts are well worth the effort required to decipher them.

Lacan is one of my favorite difficult Frenchmen. His take on Freud and his development of post-Structuralism are both brilliant and his texts are well worth the effort required to decipher them.

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