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  • Elie Wiesel: Embracing memory and madness

    Elie Wiesel: Embracing memory and madness
    "Purple in the grays. Vermillion in the orange shadows, on a cold, fine day." -- Pierre Bonnard, from his notebooks Manhattan in a winter storm seems galaxies away from Bonnard's bright interiors. I carry an exhibition catalog from the Metropolitan...
  • Senators turn away repeal of death penalty in Md.

    Baltimore County senators rebuffed an effort to abolish Maryland's death penalty yesterday, persuading lawmakers instead to restrict when capital punishment can be used. The Senate's first full debate on the death penalty in more than three decades was...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for March 29, 2009

    Los Angeles Times bestsellers for March 29, 2009
    Fiction 1. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 2. Watchmen by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons ($19.99) 3. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99) 4. The Reader by Bernhard Schlink ($13.95) 5. Lush Life by Richard Price ($15) 6. The Brief Wondrous Life...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for April 5, 2009

    Los Angeles Times bestsellers for April 5, 2009
    Fiction 1. Watchmen by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons ($19.99) 2. The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga ($14) 3. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 4. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99) 5. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz ($14) 6....
  • From 'camp' to class

    From 'camp' to class
    The students are rapt as they watch a seven-minute video about Josef Mengele, the so-called Angel of Death reviled for his cruel pseudo-experiments on concentration camp inmates during World War II. Seeing this, they can better understand the atrocities...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for April 12, 2009

    Los Angeles Times bestsellers for April 12, 2009
    Fiction 1. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99) 2. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 3. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 4. The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery ($15) 5. Watchmen by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons ($19.99) 6. People...
  • Book review: 'The Sonderberg Case' by Elie Wiesel

    Book review: 'The Sonderberg Case' by Elie Wiesel
    The Sonderberg Case A Novel Elie Wiesel, translated from the French by Catherine Temerson Alfred A. Knopf: 178 pp., $25 Elie Wiesel's "Night," a memoir of Auschwitz and Buchenwald that is a pillar of Holocaust literature, is read by schoolchildren all...
  • Dayton Literary Peace Prize recipients announced

    Dayton Literary Peace Prize recipients announced
    It can be easy to get lost in the world of literary prizes, nominations and general accolades that are embedded on the cover of favored books - but the Dayton Literary Peace Prize is unique. The Dayton prize is the only award to consistently recognize...
  • Chicagoland book club: the Wheaton book group

    Chicagoland book club: the Wheaton book group
    One thing to know about our book club: We have been together since 1993. We shy away from books recommended by celebrities; we prefer to make our own choices. The variety of books we choose keeps us fresh: we have a classic, a biography, a current...
  • Oprah's new book club choices are a blast from the past

    Oprah's new book club choices are a blast from the past
    On Monday's show, Oprah Winfrey announced her new book club selections for the winter: "A Tale of Two Cities" and "Great Expectations" by Charles Dickens. While in recent years Oprah has stuck to choosing newer releases, in the past she has been known to...
  • Bush: No negotiation with 'killers'

     
    by Mark Silva and updated JERUSALEM - President Bush, addressing the Israeli parliament at a time celebrated by Israelis and mourned by Palestinians, today will remind Israelis that Americans rose first to the recognition of the new independent state of.....