Margaret Atwood was born in 1939 in Ottawa and grew up in northern Ontario, Quebec, and Toronto. She received her undergraduate degree from Victoria College at the University of Toronto and her master's degree from Radcliffe College. Throughout her writing career, Margaret Atwood has received numerous awards and honourary degrees.
"Oryx and Crake" is a magnificent work of literary science fiction and Postmodernist criticism. Atwood creates a dystopia vision referencing Gore Vidal's "Kalki" and Capek's "R.U.R" combined with William Gibson's dark perspective of Late Capitalism run amok. It is also an homage to the beauty of vocabulary and its essentialness to human culture:
Fille de Carl Edmund Atwood, entomologiste, et de Margaret Dorothy Killiam, ancienne nutritionniste, Margaret Eleanor « Peggy » Atwood naît à la fin de l'année 1939 dans la ville d'Ontario au...
Oct 13, 1996 · On the July 19, 1943, Shirley Slade, class 43-5, made the cover of LIFE magazine. In October, 1943, 17 WASPs reported to Lockbourne AAFB outside Columbus, Ohio for 12 weeks flight training with the Boeing B-17.
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.
Harlan Ellison: Remington Rand 1940s portable, Olympia SG1 (photo 1, photo 2) Olympia SG3 (photo 1, photo 2), Olympia SM9, Olympia SM3 (read an interview with Ellison that explains why he writes only on manual typewriters)
Jan 16, 2022 · This site features daily historical railroad posts from the Big Bend/Columbia Plateau region of Washington state.