Welcome to The Paris Review Author Index, a comprehensive resource featuring every author who has appeared in the pages of our quarterly print magazine and online in The Daily—every interview, story, poem, essay, and portfolio we’ve ever published by five thousand literary luminaries and counting.
Ben Marcus has assembled a selection that defies generalization on any level apart from the brilliance of each piece. After reading some of Marcus' own fiction, I think I can detect a thread of personal inclination leading to many of these stories, but perhaps I'm imagining it.
Synopsis. Marcus Junius Brutus was born 85 BC in Macedonia. Brutus was raised by an uncle, Cato the Younger, in the principles of Stoicism. Following Caesar's self-appointment to perpetual.Biography. Howard Zinn was a historian, author, professor, playwright, and activist. His life’s work focused on a wide range of issues including race, class, war, and history, and touched the lives of countless people. Zinn grew up in Brooklyn in a working-class, immigrant household.Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little on May 19, 1925 in Omaha, Nebraska. His mother, Louise Norton Little, was a homemaker occupied with the family’s eight children. His father, Earl Little, was an outspoken Baptist minister and avid supporter of Black Nationalist leader Marcus Garvey.
Browse thousands of Lesson Plans to get new ideas and save you time. Lesson plans include fun activities, daily lessons, essay topics and quizzes and tests.Read More
Children's literature or juvenile literature includes stories, books, magazines, and poems that are made for children.Modern children's literature is classified in two different ways: genre or the intended age of the reader. Children's literature can be traced to stories and songs, part of a wider oral tradition, that adults shared with children before publishing existed.Read More
Mark the Evangelist is most often depicted writing or holding his gospel. In Christian tradition, Mark the Evangelist is symbolized by a lion. Mark the Evangelist attributes are the lion in the desert; he can be depicted as a bishop on a throne decorated with lions; as a man helping Venetian sailors.Read More
Marcus Samuelsson is an award-winning chef, restaurateur, cookbook author, philanthropist and food activist. His most recent restaurant is New York City’s acclaimed Red Rooster Harlem, which.Read More
Marcel Duchamp, in full Henri-Robert-Marcel Duchamp, (born July 28, 1887, Blainville, France—died October 2, 1968, Neuilly), French artist who broke down the boundaries between works of art and everyday objects. After the sensation caused by Nude Descending a Staircase, No. 2 (1912), he painted few other pictures.His irreverence for conventional aesthetic standards led him to devise his.Read More
There are many great philosophy books available to choose from if you’d like to learn more about the subject. On this page, I’ve listed some that have been helpful to me for learning the basics and structure of the field of study.Read More
Lynne Cox was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and grew up in Los Alamitos, California, where she still lives. She is the author of Swimming to Antarctica and Grayson.Her articles have appeard in The New Yorker and the Los Angeles Times Magazine, among other publications. At age 9, she began her swimming career in Manchester, NH with the Manchester Swim Team.Read More
Michael Benjamin Bay is an American film director and producer. This biography provides detailed information about his childhood, life, career, achievements, timeline, awards and trivia.Read More
Michael Jackson led an interesting, if somewhat strange, private life. He lived in a large complex he named Neverland Ranch, after the land where fictional character Peter Pan lived. Neverland was part home, part amusement park. The ranch had a petting zoo, railroads, and rides such as a Ferris wheel, roller coaster, bumper cars, and a carousel.Read More
Study Guides by Author: M. Each study guide includes essays, an in-depth chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quiz. Study guides are available in PDF format.Read More