Jennifer Weiner attends Glamour's 23rd annual Women of the Year awards on November 11, 2013 in New York City.
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Hadas Kuznits
March 28, 2020 - 11:22 am
Lots of artists are turning isolation at home into an opportunity to connect with their fans, and a popular Philadelphia author is doing just that. Read more here.
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Stedman Graham's book, "Identity Leadership."
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September 17, 2019 - 4:30 am
In order to lead others, you must first learn to lead yourself. That is the premise of a chat at the Museum of the American Revolution Wednesday evening.
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Dr. Sheena Howard
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Antionette Lee
June 10, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Dr. Sheena Howard lives in Southwest Philly with her 2-year-old, her mother, and her cat. That may sound like a normal life, but at 35 years young, the Philadelphia native has already distinguished herself as an author, teacher, academic, and comic book game-changer...
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In this Sept. 15, 2016 file photo British writer Judith Kerr holds a rose in Berlin, Germany. Judith Kerr, author and illustrator of the bestselling "The Tiger Who Came to Tea" and other beloved children's books, has died at the age of 95.
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May 23, 2019 - 9:32 am
By Gregory Katz, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Judith Kerr, author and illustrator of the bestselling "The Tiger Who Came to Tea" and other beloved children's books, has died at the age of 95. HarperCollins chief executive Charlie Redmayne announced her death Thursday. The publisher said she died...
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In this Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014 file photo, prize-winning Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina talks during a television interview in Nairobi, Kenya.
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May 22, 2019 - 8:11 am
By Tom Odula, Associated Press NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — One of Africa's best-known authors and gay rights activists, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend said Wednesday. The Kenyan author died Tuesday night in Nairobi after an illness, Tom Maliti, the chairman of the Kwani...
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The book, "What Do You Do With an Idea?" is part of a trilogy from Kobi Yamada, a New York Times best-selling author.
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Lauren Lipton
March 17, 2019 - 9:23 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — How many times have you come up with an idea and then dismissed it? "I have talked to thousands of adults who said they gave up on an idea that they wanted to do but they listened to society, the critics and the naysayers and some said they cried when they read the...
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In this Feb. 4, 2004 file photo, Audrey Geisel, widow of Dr. Seuss creator Theodor Geisel, appears during an interview at her home in the La Jolla area of San Diego.
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December 21, 2018 - 7:24 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Dr. Seuss neared the end of his life, the children's author told his wife that she would have to look after the Cat in the Hat, the Lorax, the Grinch and all the beloved characters he created. It was a mission Audrey Geisel embraced for more than a quarter-century. As overseer...
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Philip Roth
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May 23, 2018 - 10:02 am
By Hillel Italie, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Philip Roth, the prize-winning novelist and fearless narrator of sex, death, assimilation and fate, from the comic madness of "Portnoy's Complaint" to the elegiac lyricism of "American Pastoral," died Tuesday night at age 85. Roth's literary...
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