Adrienne Rivera
阿德里安·里维拉在南伊利诺伊大学卡本代尔分校获得了小说文学硕士学位。She currently lives in southern Indiana.

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四位作家探索Cinco de Mayo

通过Adrienne Rivera.5月5日,2019。上午9点。

Topics:传奇作家History

虽然在墨西哥独立日的美国经常困惑,辛科德梅奥实际上是普埃布拉战役和墨西哥战胜法国的纪念日。As the name implies,it is celebrated annually on May 5th.在墨西哥,它不被视为国家节日,尽管学校在那一天关闭了,而且常常以游行和历史颁布来庆祝。The holiday is actually celebrated more outside of Mexico than it is in the country itself.In the United States in particular,辛科·德梅奥(Cinco de Mayo)开始了自己的生活,并成为墨西哥-美国文化的年度庆典。Take a look at these Mexican writers this Cinco de Mayo and get in on the cultural celebration.

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通过Adrienne Rivera.Apr 23,2019。上午9点。

Topics:传奇插画家藏书Children's Books

17世纪的诗人和剧作家威廉·莎士比亚写了一些世界上最著名的故事。冲突,romance,comedy,文字游戏吸引了超过四百年的观众,莎士比亚的戏剧继续在舞台和银幕上以原版和新的形式表演,adapted forms.不同的形式对故事有不同的解释,introducing them and making them more accessible to a new audience.

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Caldecott获奖插画家系列:Leo Politi

通过Adrienne Rivera.4月16日,2019。上午9点。

Topics:Caldecott MedalChildren's Books

每年Caldecott Medal被授予一本代表儿童最佳插图的书。The illustrious list of winning books contains a massive variety,from the style of the illustrations to the subjects of the books,to the backgrounds of the illustrators who poured themselves into the creation of these amazing pieces of art.最新的插画将在我们的卡尔德科特获奖插画系列是利奥波利蒂。Politi赢得了奖在1950年他的书Song of the Swallows.

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Movie Tie-Ins: Sturges' and Tracy's Old Man and the Sea

通过Adrienne Rivera.4月5日,2019。上午9点。

Topics:传奇作家Awarded BooksMovie Tie-Ins

Ernest Hemingway (1889-1961) is universally considered one of the most important writers of the 20th century and certainly one of the most influential writers of the American literary canon.海明威的事业持续了30多年的战争。He wrote travel journalism,seven novels,numerous novellas,短篇小说集,and works of nonfiction.His novelsFor Whom the Bell Tolls,A Farewell to Arms,The Sun Also Risesare considered to be some of the most important works of 亚博开户literature written in the English language.

海明威style has served as an influence to generations of writers and has helped form the landscape of modern American 亚博开户literature.他获得了普利策奖和诺贝尔文学奖,亚博开户two of the highest honors a writer can receive.His work has been adapted numerous times for both television and film.One of the most notable adaptations of a beloved Hemingway novel is the 1958 film adaptation ofThe Old Man and the Sea斯宾塞·特蕾西主演。

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A Lasting Mark: The Legacy of Virginia Hamilton

通过Adrienne Rivera.Mar 12,2019。上午9点。

Topics:Children's BooksAwarded Books纽伯瑞奖

Esteemed children's book author Virginia Hamilton was born the youngest of five children in Yellow Springs,Ohio in 1934 during the great depression.她的外祖父是通过地下铁路来到这个州的,and the family always prized the freedom to pursue education,creativity,和自由。The encouragement she received in her home environment helped Virginia Hamilton graduate at the top of her class and receive a full scholarship to Antioch College.Hamilton后来转到俄亥俄州立大学,在那里她学习文学和创意写作,亚博开户积极地追求她最终会成功的领域。During her lifetime,她获得了所有她有资格获得的青年文学大奖,亚博开户and she has left a lasting mark as one of the most awarded writers of American children's 亚博开户literature.

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The Important Life and Work of Ralph Ellison

通过Adrienne Rivera.Mar 1,2019。上午9点。

Topics:American History藏书Awarded Books

出生于3月1日,1914年在俄克拉荷马城,以先验诗人的名字命名Ralph Waldo Emerson,美国小说家和文学批评家Ralph Ellisonremains an important figure and influence in American 亚博开户literature and scholarship.But in spite of his numerous awards and the influence he has had on African American 亚博开户literature,埃里森几乎完全是在另一个领域工作。

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Ten Quotes from Amy Tan

通过Adrienne Rivera.Feb 19,2019。上午9点。

Topics:传奇作家亚博开户

First generation American writerAmy Tan出生在奥克兰,加州2月19日,1952 to Chinese immigrant parents.She studied at San Jose State University where she received both her BA and Masters degree.She pursued a doctoral degree at UC Berkley but eventually dropped out.Before breaking out as a writer,she worked a variety of jobs,including switchboard operator,比萨饼厨师酒保。In 1989,谭出版了她的第一部小说,喜福会,and she became an immediate and massive success.Her book was adapted into a hit film in 1993.就像她的大部分工作一样,this first novel was partially inspired by her real life experiences: the interaction between a Chinese mother and her American daughter and the burden of family tragedy.

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Caldecott Winning Illustrators Series: Roger Duvoisin

通过Adrienne Rivera.Feb 13,2019。上午9点。

Topics:Caldecott MedalAwarded Books

Every year,这个Caldecott Medal由儿童图书馆服务协会授予,a division of the American Library Association.The committee reviews children's books published throughout the year and select one book whose art exemplifies the best of American illustration.To be named winner of the Caldecott Medal is a massive achievement and often comes as a sign that the book is destined to be loved by generations of children.这些名著深受儿童和收藏家的追捧。Continuing our ongoing Caldecott Medal Winning Illustrators Series,让我们仔细看看1948年的冠军,Roger Duvoisin。

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关于珍妮特·伊万诺维奇你可能不知道的五件事

通过Adrienne Rivera.1月29日,2019。上午9点。

Topics:奥秘,悬念与犯罪

Janet Evanovich was born in South River,New Jersey in 1943.Evanovich has become a household name thanks to her much beloved adventure series featuring bounty hunter Stephanie Plum.A prolific writer,她出版了60多部小说,many of which have topped the New York Times Best Sellers list.Her novels are published all over the world and have been translated into over 40 languages.为了庆祝这位作家出色的职业生涯,here are five things you might not know about one of America's most loved adventure novelists.

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Virginia Woolf's Legacy and Influence

通过Adrienne Rivera.1月25日,2019。上午9点。

Topics:传奇作家

弗吉尼亚伍尔夫无疑是英国文学和女权主义文学中最重要的文学人物之一。亚博开户她的小说,essays,批评,and work toward education reform have made her a frequent subject of study,即使在今天,nearly sixty years after her death.Her work makes her a pillar of both feminism and modernism.Today,on the 132她的生日,lets take a closer look at her life and the ways in which she has remained firmly relevant.

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