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Jacket CopyAuthor Herman Wouk, 96, will publish a new novel with Simon & Schuster this fall....
Betty Sarah Wouk Wife and agent of 'Caine Mutiny' author Betty Sarah Wouk, 90, the wife and literary agent of bestselling writer Herman Wouk, died March 17 at Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs after suffering a stroke, said Suzanne Stein of...
Jacket CopyMonday's auction of fine books, manuscripts and historical photographs at Bonhams & Butterfields begins at 10 a.m. PDT. Among the signature pieces are a world atlas, dating from the late 1500s, with vivid color maps, detailed drawings of the locals......
Jacket CopyWe want to see your favorite moments from the 15th annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books this weekend at UCLA, on video. Whether you film part of a panel discussion, an author signing, the graphic-novel pavilion, a cooking demonstration,......
Jacket CopyIn the 1970s, you couldnât go anywhere without seeing the name Herman Wouk. Already popular for such novels as âThe Caine Mutinyâ and âMarjorie Morningstar,â Woukâs two novelizations of World War II -- âThe Winds of Warâ and âWar and.......
IN PERSON, 75-year-old Philip Roth seems anything but indignant. Seated on a couch in the inner sanctum of his agent's office, he is soft-spoken, prone to long, thoughtful pauses. Even his clothing -- khaki pants, brown shoes, an Oxford shirt with a light...
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Special to The TimesThe Library of Congress will present its first Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Writing of Fiction to Herman Wouk on Wednesday night. Now 93, Wouk has enjoyed six decades of unalloyed success. He won the Pulitzer Prize for his 1951 novel, "The Caine...
On the opening night of the revival of Eugene O'Neill's "Desire Under the Elms," Kevin Spacey, Naomi Watts and a crush of theatergoers pressed into the St. James Theatre. But the man most instrumental in its transfer from Chicago's Goodman Theatre was...
Frankly My DearÂ» Orlando Sentinel â Frankly My DearThe Swedish director Lasse Hallstrom is on board to direct a dramedy to be built around Patrick Dempsey. Tom's Dad will have him playing a Vegas comic and character actor (Dempsey gets to juggle, I'll bet) whose life is upended when his estranged son...
Bloomberg NewsReading "The Selected Essays of Gore Vidal" is like watching a cobra devour forest vermin. Even if you don't have much feeling for the prey, you may pause at the thought of what might happen if the monster turned its attention on you. Not that Vidal...
Zap2It.comDan Curtis, whose battle to make two Emmy-winning World War II miniseries, "The Winds of War" and "War and Remembrance," lasted years longer than the war the epics were based on, has died. He was 78. Curtis, who also created the daytime soap opera...
The SwampGood morning. Here are a few Washington events of note for Wednesday, September 10. The House Homeland Security Committee is holding a hearing on "Mismanagement, Missteps, and Missed Benchmarks: Why the Virtual Fence Has Not Become a Reality." Herman........
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