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Los Angeles TimesThe FSG Book of Twentieth-Century Latin American Poetry An Anthology Edited by Ilan Stavans Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 729 pp., $50 Here's the answer to a hypothetical "Jeopardy" query: "Who are Pablo Neruda and, um…?" And now, the question:...
Tags: Chile, Star Sailing, Octavio Paz, Diplomacy, Entertainment
Show TrackerKenny (you know what word belongs here) Powers is getting serious. For those keeping score at home (I'm guessing about 90% of "Eastbound and Down" viewers), this episode contained nary a topless woman -- only men; most notably, Stevie. Of......
Remember Robert Bly's bestselling 1990 book "Iron John: A Book About Men"? It was the manifesto for a movement -- a call for men to get back in touch with their primal selves. Go out in the woods, strip off your shirt, bang on a drum and howl at the moon....
Los Angeles TimesReporting from Maui — We've been batting our way through W.S. Merwin's yard for a couple hours, swatting mosquitoes in the streambed under the dark wet canopy of towering, philodendron-draped mangoes and looking at some 700 species of palm trees,...
Los Angeles TimesThis month's column is about love. Not the Valentine's Day variety. The Siren's Call is interested in love as an elemental force — as something experienced by mystics and glimpsed by poets. Dante caught a glimpse — this column recently...
George Hitchcock, a poet, painter and UC Santa Cruz emeritus professor whose iconoclastic vision as publisher of the literary magazine "kayak" helped free American poetry from mid-20th century orthodoxies and provided an early forum for such distinguished...
It's not unusual for Amy Gerstler to trip down the street from her house to mine bearing gifts: a ripe avocado, a jar of martini olives, an article of interest, a plastic Cupid the length of my thumbnail. Today, she meets me outside with a book she...
Tags: Poetry, Cole Porter, Crimes, Crime, Law and Justice, Book
Girls can do anything, part two. Barbara Schuman was the brightest kid in the neighborhood. She excelled in school, could throw a ball as far as any boy, climb a tree, run like the wind, and was prettier than a picture. Barbara believed that everything...
Donner joined me for a cup of tea. I welcomed the company as a respite from a dreary morning. “What are you reading?” he asked. “Stories about King Arthur,” I said. “Tell me one!” I told him about Percival, the...
Pleasant surprises. That's what you'll find around the Mississippi River town of Red Wing, Minn., on the Great River Road, and in nearby riverside villages in Wisconsin. In the charming hamlet of Stockholm, Wis., population 97, there's Abode Stockholm on...
TIMES STAFF WRITERWednesday December 1, 1999 "Spanish Fly" is a smart, funny and realistic romantic comedy from fledgling but talented writer-director Daphna Kastner. The film opens with the lead character Zoe (Kastner), an American journalist researching a...
Tags: Entertainment, Ian Hart, Donovan, Miramax Films, Julianne Moore
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