Sir Theodore Wilson Harris was born on March 24, 1921, and died on March 8, 2018. He was a Guyanese writer. Harris started out write poetry but has since become a well-known novelist and essayist. Harris’s writing style is often said to be abstract and densely metaphorical, and his subject matter wide-ranging. He was considered ..
Indra Bahadur Rai was born on February 3, 1927, and died on March 6, 2018. He was a Nepali writer and literary critic from Darjeeling, India. Indra Bahadur Rai did his schooling in Kurseong and Darjeeling. He graduated from Calcutta University and his post-graduation in English from North Bengal University. Rai taught at Turnbull High ..
Peter Nicholls was born on March 8, 1939, and died on March 6, 2018. He was an Australian literary scholar and critic. He was the creator and a co-editor of The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction with John Clute. Nicholls spent two decades (from 1968 to 1988) as an expatriate, first in the US, and then ..
Lucie Brock-Broido was born May 22, 1956, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and died on March 6, 2018 She was the author of four collections of poetry. Lucie received many honors, including the Witter-Bynner Prize of Poetry from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Harvard Phi Beta Kappa Teaching Award, the Harvard-Danforth Award for Distinction ..
Mykhaylo Chemberzhi was born in 1944 and died in 2018. He was a Ukrainian composer, teacher, scientist, and politician. He was the Director of Kyiv Children’s Academy of Arts. He died at 73 ..
Ota Filip was born on March 9, 1930, in Slezská Ostrava, in the present-day Czech Republic and died on March 2, 2018. He was a Czech novelist and journalist. Filip’s novels have been translated into French, Italian, Spanish and Polish; and he has also written his works in German and Czech. In the communist era, ..
Ivone Aida Lopes Fernandes Ramos was born on September 7, 1926, in Santa Catarina on the island of Santiago, Cape Verde and died on March 3, 2018. She was a Cape Verdean writer. She resided in Mindelo. Her parents were Armando Napoleão Rodrigues Fernandes and Alice Lopes da Silva Fernandes. She came from a literary ..
Brandon Dean Jenkins was born on June 7, 1969 and died on March 2, 2018. He was an American singer-songwriter from Tulsa, Oklahoma. After which he moved to Nashville, Tennessee. He was part of the Red Dirt music genre. He performed in the Texas and Oklahoma regions, although he had widely toured in Europe on ..
Angelo Eugenio “Gillo” Dorfles was born on 12 April 1910 and died on 2 March 2018. He was an Italian art critic, painter, and philosopher. Dorfles turned 100 in April 2010. After he retired from painting, he devoted himself to the study of aesthetics and art criticism, dealing with the problem of the vanguard, the ..
Paul De Meo was born on June 4, 1953 and died and died on February 26, 2018. He was an American screenwriter and producer for film, television and video games. Paul De Meo frequently worked with Danny Bilson. The pair wrote The Rocketeer (1991), the video game James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing (2003), the ..