Billed as the most extensive museum exhibition devoted to the Nobel Prize winner’s life and work, “Ernest Hemingway: Between Two Wars,” enjoyed a three-month run at New York’s Morgan Library & Museum last year.
“They’re in this short attention span stage of life,” she said in a recent interview. “Our best communications happen in text. It’s kind of that irritating motherly voice that we know and love, but at that stage in life they really don’t like to hear it.”
“Smuggling cannabis was a wonderful way of living — perpetual culture shock, absurd amounts of money, and the comforting knowledge of getting so many people stoned,” Marks told the Observer newspaper last year.
Mays will be leading several free workshops at distinctive Aurora destinations on Sunday afternoons throughout April in an effort to honor the national designation and provide a creative spark for budding metro area scribes
“Were we moving forward or backward?” she writes. “Did today’s young women have more freedom than their mothers to shape their sexual encounters, more influence and more control within them? Were they better able to resist stigma, better equipped to explore joy?”
Both books were best-sellers that attracted some controversy and helped lead to future releases. But from their opening sentences, “The Art of the Deal” and “It Takes a Village” signaled sharply contrasting styles and backgrounds for this year’s top presidential contenders.
“I went to school there as a 4- and 5-year-old and my mother taught there for 40 years,” said Shumaker, who is 48. “Children who come out of that program are unusually skilled in conflict mediation and coping with their emotions.”
The “Harry Potter” author is launching a series called “Magic in North America,” a four-part backstory for this fall’s film adaptation of the Potter prequel “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.”
The new series will tell of the North American wizardry school Ilvermorny and “bring to light the history of this previously unexplored corner of the wizarding world in the run up to ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.'”