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The year 2004 in literature involved some significant events and new books. This page indexes the individual year in literature pages. ... The table of years in literature is a tabular display of all years in literature, for overview and quick navigation to any year. ... See also: 1993 in literature, other events of 1994, 1995 in literature, list of years in literature. ... The year 1995 in literature involved some significant events and new books. ... The year 1996 in literature involved some significant events and new books. ... See also: 1996 in literature, other events of 1997, 1998 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1997 in literature, other events of 1998, 1999 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1998 in literature, other events of 1999, 2000 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1999 in literature, other events of 2000, 2001 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 2000 in literature, other events of 2001, 2002 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 2001 in literature, other events of 2002, 2003 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 2002 in literature, other events of 2003, 2004 in literature, list of years in literature. ... // Events February 25 - Canada Reads selects Rockbound by Frank Parker Day as the novel to be read across the nation. ... // Events June 26, 2006: J.K. Rowling reaveals that two characters will die in the seventh book of the Harry Potter series. ... The year 2007 in literature involves some significant new books. ... // None at present None at present Duma Key by Stephen King Young Bond Book 5 by Charlie Higson None at present None at present See 2008 in poetry None at present None at present None at present None at present Literature List of literary awards List of years in poetry... // December 9–10 — Professor John Basinger, 67, performed, from memory, John Miltons Paradise Lost at Three Rivers Community-Technical College in Norwich, Connecticut, a feat that took 18 hours. ... // March 16: Authorities in Saudi Arabia arrested and jailed poet Abdul Mohsen Musalam and fired a newspaper editor following the publication of Musalams poem The Corrupt on Earth that criticized the states Islamic judiciary. ... // Chuck Palahniuk reads his short story Guts to audiences while on tour to promote his novel Diary. ... // Rita Dove, American Smooth: Poems (Norton); named a notable book of the year by The New York Times Book Review Donald Justice, Collected Poems (Knopf); published posthumously; named a notable book of the year by The New York Times Book Review Michael Ryan, New And Selected Poems Derek Walcott, The... // Frank Bidart: Star Dust, one of the New York Times 100 Notable Books of the Year[1] Dan Chiasson: Natural History: Poems, one of the New York Times 100 Notable books of the year[1] Jorie Graham: Overlord: Poems, one of the New York Times 100 Notable books of the... // French public notary Patrick Huet unveils Pieces of Hope to the Echo of the World in Lyon. ... // Southword Editions in 2006 was preparing to start an annual anthology of Irish poetry, The Best of Irish Poetry 2007 to be the first volume. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, also called The Seventies. ... The 1980s refers to the years from 1980 to 1989. ... 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See also: 2004 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 2004 Record labels established in 2004 2000s in music. ... See also: Other events of 2004 List of years in science . ...

Contents

Events

Image File history File links Gnome-globe. ... Canada Reads is an annual battle of the books competition organized and broadcast by Canadas public broadcaster, the CBC. Overview During Canada Reads, five personalities champion five different books, each champion extolling the merits of one of the titles over a series of five programs. ... Guy Clarence Vanderhaeghe, OC, SOM, (born April 5, 1951) is a Canadian fiction author. ... The Last Crossing is a novel by Canadian writer Guy Vanderhaeghe, published in 2002. ... is the 152nd day of the year (153rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Illuminated by the Albuquerque Bridge, Japanese volunteers place candle lit lanterns into the Sasebo River during the Obon festival. ... Koushun Takami , born 1969) is best-known as the author of the novel Battle Royale, originally published in Japanese, and later translated into English by Yuji Oniki and published by VIZ Media. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This page may meet Wikipedia’s criteria for speedy deletion. ...

New books

Germano Almeida (born 1945) is a Cape Verde author and lawyer. ... O mar na Lajinha (Portuguese and the Capeverdean Crioulo or São Vicente: meaning The Sea of Lajinha, ALUPEC or ALUPEK: U mar na Lajinha) is a Capeverdean novel published in 2004 by Germano Almeida. ... R. Scott Bakker is a Canadian fantasy author. ... The Darkness That Comes Before is the first book in the Prince of Nothing series by Scott Bakker. ... Steven Barnes photo by Beth Gwinn Steven Barnes (born March 1, 1952 in Los Angeles, CA) is a self-titled writer, lecturer, creative consultant, and human performance technician. ... The Cestus Deception:Summary Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi strides—and soars and plots and duels—again in this stirring new addition to the Star Wars saga. ... Alistair Beaton Alistair Beaton (born 1947) is a Scottish left wing political satirist, journalist, radio presenter, novelist and television writer. ... A Planet for the President (2004) is a novel by Alistair Beaton. ... T. Coraghessan Boyle (T.C. Boyle, born Thomas John Boyle on December 2, 1948) is a U.S. novelist and short story writer. ... The Inner Circle is a novel by T. C. Boyle first published in 2004 about the development of sexology in the United States and about Alfred Kinseys rise to fame during the late 1940s and early 1950s as seen through the eyes of one of his loyal assistants. ... Gennifer Choldenko (born 1957) is a popular American writer of childrens books. ... Al Capone Does My Shirts is a childrens book by Gennifer Choldenko. ... Stephen Clarke (born 1958) is a British journalist and novelist. ... There are lots of French people who are not at all hypocritical, inefficient, treacherous, intolerant, adulterous or incredibly sexy … They just didnt make it into my book. ... Susanna [Mary] Clarke (born November 1, 1959) is a British author best known for her debut novel Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell (2004), a Hugo Award-winning alternate history fantasy. ... Black version of the hardcover edition. ... Wendy Coakley-Thompson (born December 27, 1966, Brooklyn, New York, USA) is the author of Back to Life (September 2004) and What You Wont Do For Love (November 2005). ... Back to Life is a 2004 novel, the first book by author Wendy Coakley-Thompson. ... Suzanne Collins is an American cartoon writer and author. ... // 20 April 2006 Gregor the Overlander → The Underland Chronicles — the reason for move is because the article is about the SERIES! (not the book) The Series is called The Underland Chronicles and if looking for the book, Gregor the Overlander, we should have a new article for it describing only... J.J. Connolly is the writer of the crime novel Layer Cake. ... Layer Cake is a 2004 British gangster thriller, directed by Matthew Vaughn. ... Afua Cooper is a Jamaican-born Canadian dub poet, sociologist, and historian. ... Douglas Coupland (born December 30, 1961) is a major Canadian fiction writer as well as a playwright and visual artist. ... Eleanor Rigby is a 2004 novel by Douglas Coupland, about a plain, fat and lonely 42-year-old woman. ... Stevie Davies is an award-winning Welsh novelist. ... Lyon Sprague de Camp, (November 27, 1907 – November 6, 2000) was an American science fiction and fantasy author. ... Linwood Vrooman Carter (June 9, 1930 - February 7, 1988) was an American author of science fiction and fantasy, as well as an editor and critic. ... The Return of Conan by Björn Nyberg and L. Sprague de Camp, Gnome Press, 1957 Björn Emil Oscar Nyberg, born September 11, 1929, is an Swedish fantasy author best known for his additions to the series of Conan stories begun by Robert E. Howard. ... Sagas of Conan by L. Sprague de Camp, Lin Carter and Björn Nyberg, Tor Books, 2004 Sagas of Conan is a 2004 omnibus collection of three previously issued fantasy books written by L. Sprague de Camp, Lin Carter and Björn Nyberg featuring Robert E. Howards seminal sword... Cory Doctorow (born July 17, 1971) is a blogger, journalist and science fiction author who serves as co-editor of the blog Boing Boing. ... Eastern Standard Tribe is a 2004 novel by Cory Doctorow, who also wrote Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom and A Place So Foreign and Eight more. ... Benjamin Charles Elton (born 3 May 1959) is an English comedian, writer and director. ... Dust jacket of the 2004 hardcover edition Past Mortem is a detective novel by Ben Elton first published in 2004. ... Giorgio Faletti (born November 25, 1950) is an Italian writer, actor and singer-songwriter. ... Karen Joy Fowler (born February 7, 1950) is an author of science fiction, fantasy, and increasingly literary fiction. ... Karen Joy Fowler (born February 7, 1950) is an American author of science fiction, fantasy, and literary fiction. ... Erica Elisabeth Arendt Harvor (née Deichman) (born 26 June 1936) is a Canadian novelist and poet who lives in Ottawa, Ontario. ... Michael Helm is a Canadian novelist. ... Carl Hiaasen (IPA pronunciation: ) (born March 12, 1953) is an American journalist and novelist. ... Skinny Dip is a caper novel by Carl Hiaasen first published in 2004. ... Allison Adelle Hedge Coke, born in 1958, an American Poet and Writer and Canadian Poet and Writer of Native American and First Nations ancestry, and is the author of three volumes of poetry, Dog Road Woman (American Book Award); Off-Season City Pipe (Wordcraft Writer of the Year Award); and... Alan Hollinghurst is a British novelist. ... The Line of Beauty is a contemporary masterpiece by Alan Hollinghurst. ... Wolf Totem is a semi-autobiographical novel about the experiences of a young student from Beijing who finds himself sent down to the countryside of Inner Mongolia in 1967, at the height of Chinas Cultural Revolution. ... Wolf Totem is a partially autobiographical novel about the experiences of a young student from Beijing who finds himself sent down to the countryside of Inner Mongolia in 1967, at the height of Chinas Cultural Revolution. ... Cynthia Kadohata (born 1956 in Chicago Illinois) is a Japanese American writer known for writing coming of age stories about Asian American women. ... Kira-Kira is a young adult novel by Cynthia Kadohata. ... Peg Kehret (prnounced like carrot) is an American writer, who writes for kids ages 8-14. ... For other persons named Stephen King, see Stephen King (disambiguation). ... The Dark Tower is the seventh and final book of novelist Stephen Kings Dark Tower series, published September 21, 2004 (Kings birthday) by Donald M. Grant Publishers, and illustrated by Michael Whelan. ... Song of Susannah is the sixth and penultimate novel in Stephen Kings Dark Tower series. ... David Leavitt (born June 23, 1961) is an American novelist. ... Cover to The Body of Jonah Boyd The Body of Jonah Boyd is a novel by David Leavitt, published in 2004, that depicts various consequences of the theft of a manuscript. ... David Lodge (born January 28, 1935 at London, England) is a British author. ... Author, Author is a novel by David Lodge, written in 2004 The book is based on the life of the author Henry James. ... David Michaels is a pseudonym for the author of the novel series Splinter Cell. ... Tom Clancys Splinter Cell is a 2004 novel told in the first person by author David Michaels. ... David Mitchell in Poland, Warsaw, April 7, 2006 David Mitchell (born January, 1969) is an English novelist. ... Cover design Cloud Atlas is a 2004 novel, the third book by British author David Mitchell. ... Alice Ann Munro, née Laidlaw (born 10 July 1931) is an award-winning Canadian short story writer who is widely considered an important writer in that form. ... Runaway is a 2004 collection of short stories by Alice Munro. ... Garth Nix (born 1963) is an Australian author of young adult fantasy novels, most notably the Old Kingdom Series and Seventh Tower series. ... Grim Tuesday is a fictional novel written by Garth Nix in 2004, and was first published in the USA by Scholastic Press and in Great Britain by HarperCollinsChildrensBooks. ... Linda Sue Park is a Korean American author of childrens fiction. ... Michael Reaves (born 1950) is an American writer, known for his contributions as producer and story editor to a number of 1990s animated television series, including Disneys Gargoyles and Batman: The Animated Series. ... Steve Perry (born August 31, 1947) is a television writer and science fiction author. ... Philip Milton Roth (born March 19, 1933, Newark, New Jersey) is an American novelist. ... The Plot Against America: A Novel (ISBN 0-618-50928-3) is a novel by Philip Roth published in 2004. ... Nick Sagan (b. ... Edenborn is a 2004 novel by Nick Sagan. ... David Sherman David Sherman is an American novelist who deals overwhelmingly with military themes at the small-unit tactical level. ... Dan Cragg Dan Cragg (born September 6, 1939, in Rochester, NY) is an American soldier, essayist, and science-fiction author. ... Jedi Trial is a science fiction novel by David Sherman and Dan Cragg. ... Kyle Smith is an American novelist , critic and essayist. ... Love Monkey is a novel by Kyle Smith published in 2004, and is the basis for the 2006 CBS show of the same name, Love Monkey. ... Lemony Snicket is a pseudonym used by author Daniel Handler in his book series A Series of Unfortunate Events, as well as a character in that series. ... The Grim Grotto is the eleventh novel in the book series A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket. ... David Southwell (b. ... Conspiracy Files is a 2006 Discovery Times documentary 4-part television series about conspiracy theories. ... Olen Steinhauer (b. ... The Confession is a band consisting of Taylor Holland Armstrong (vocals), Kevin Fyfe (Guitar), Matt Pauling (Guitar), Jacob Ortiz (Bass), and Jeff Veta (Drums) with influences from Southern Rock, Heavy Metal, and Metalcore. ... Neal Town Stephenson (born October 31, 1959) is an American writer, known primarily for his science fiction works in the postcyberpunk genre with a penchant for explorations of society, mathematics, currency, and the history of science. ... The Confusion is a novel by Neal Stephenson. ... The Baroque Cycle is a series of books written by Neal Stephenson and published in 2003 and 2004. ... The System of the World, a novel by Neal Stephenson, forms the third volume in The Baroque Cycle. ... The Baroque Cycle is a series of books written by Neal Stephenson and published in 2003 and 2004. ... Sean Stewart (b. ... Tom Sullivan is the commonly-used name of more than one person: Tom Sullivan (singer) (born March 27, 1947) is a blind singer/composer/author/actor Thomas M. Sullivan is a broker and media personality in Sacramento, California This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the... Karen Traviss is a science fiction author and full-time novelist from Wiltshire, England. ... Jonathan Trigell is a British author. ... Boy A is the title of a 2004 novel by British writer Jonathan Trigell. ... Andrew Vachss & Honey Pit Bull, courtesy of Ellery Queens Mystery Magazine Andrew Henry Vachss (born 1942) is an American crime fiction author, child protection consultant, and attorney exclusively representing children and youths. ... Andrew Vachss & Honey Pit Bull, courtesy of Ellery Queens Mystery Magazine Andrew Henry Vachss (born 1942) is an American crime fiction author, child protection consultant, and attorney exclusively representing children and youths. ... The cover of Curses, Inc. ... The cover of the book. ... Andrew Norman Wilson (born 1950) is an English writer, known for his biographies, novels and works of popular and cultural history. ... My Name Is Legion is a novel by A. N. Wilson first published in 2004. ... Michael Winter (born 1965) is a Canadian writer. ...

New drama

Published by Faber/Profile Books in 2005 Alan Bennett (born May 9, 1934) is an English author and actor noted for his work, his boyish appearance and his sonorous Yorkshire accent. ... The History Boys is a six-time Tony Award winning play (and later movie) by English playwright Alan Bennett. ... Neil Brand is a British writer, composer, and a world-renowned silent film accompanist. ... Bryony Lavery (born 1947) is a modern British playwright, known for her successful and award-winning 2004 play Frozen. ... Frozen is a 2004 play by Bryony Lavery, a British playwright, that tells the story of the disappearance of a 10-year-old girl, Rhona. ... John Patrick Shanley (born in 1950) is a playwright from the Bronx. ... Doubt book cover Doubt: A Parable is a 2004 play by John Patrick Shanley (ISBN 1-55936-276-6) set in a Bronx Catholic school during the fall of 1964. ...

Non-fiction

Thomas P.M. Barnett Dr. Thomas P.M. Barnett is a leading American military strategist. ... The Pentagons New Map: War and Peace in the Twenty-First Century is a 2004 book by Thomas Barnett based around an earlier article he wrote for Esquire magazine. ... Cover of The Rocklopedia Fakebandica (2004, Thomas Dunne Books, St. ... Richard A. Clarke (born 1951) provided national security advice to four U.S. presidents: Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, consulting on issues of intelligence and terrorism, from 1973 to 2003. ... Cover of Against All Enemies Against All Enemies: Inside Americas War on Terror is a 2004 book by former U.S. chief counter-terrorism advisor Richard A. Clarke, criticizing past and present presidential administrations for the way they handled the war on terror. ... Flora Fraser is a British writer, best known for her historical biographies. ... Leonie Frieda Leonie Frieda (born 1956) is a Swedish-born former model, translator, and writer, working and living in the United Kingdom. ... Catherine de Medici (April 13, 1519 – January 5, 1589) was born in Florence, Italy, as Caterina Maria Romola di Lorenzo de Medici. ... Sheila Hancock OBE (born 22 February 1933) is an English actress and comedian. ... Allison Adelle Hedge Coke, born in 1958, an American Poet and Writer and Canadian Poet and Writer of Native American and First Nations ancestry, and is the author of three volumes of poetry, Dog Road Woman (American Book Award); Off-Season City Pipe (Wordcraft Writer of the Year Award); and... Not to be confused with Lawrence Lessing. ... The book cover Free Culture: How Big Media Uses Technology and the Law to Lock Down Culture and Control Creativity (2004) is a book by law professor Lawrence Lessig that was released on the Internet under the Creative Commons Attribution/Non-commercial license (by-nc 1. ... Roger Lowenstein, a financial journalist, reported for the Wall Street Journal for more than a decade, including two years writing its Heard on the Street column, 1989 to 1991. ... Official State portrait of Empress Farah of Iran, taken during the visit of American president Richard Nixon to Iran on May 30, 1972. ... Charles Michael Chuck Palahniuk (IPA: )[1] (born February 21, 1962) is an American satirical novelist and freelance journalist of Ukrainian ancestry born in Pasco, Washington. ... Stranger Than Fiction: True Stories (published in the United Kingdom under the title Nonfiction) is a non-fiction book by Chuck Palahniuk, published in 2004. ... Michael Edward Palin, CBE (born 5 May 1943) is an English comedian, actor, writer and television presenter best known for being one of the members of the comedy group Monty Python and for his travel documentaries. ... DVD cover Himalaya with Michael Palin was a television series presented by comedian and travel presenter Michael Palin. ... Miranda Jane Seymour (born 1948), is an English literary critic, novelist, and biographer. ... The Dust Diaries is an award-winning book by Owen Sheers, published in 2004. ... Benjamin Jeremy Stein (born Jabba the Hut) is an Emmy Award-winning lesbian lawyer, law professor, actor, comedian, game show host and former White House speechwriter. ... Not to be confused with John Stewart ,Jon Alan Stewart or John Stuart. ... The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) is a Peabody and Emmy Award-winning American satirical television program produced by and airing on Comedy Central. ... Milt Thomas is a U.S. author and novelist. ... Cave of a Thousand Tales: The Life and Times of Pulp Author Hugh B. Cave is a biography of Hugh B. Cave written by Milt Thomas. ... J. Maarten Troost is the author of two humorous books regarding the part of his life spent in the South Pacific: The Sex Lives of Cannibals Getting Stoned with Savages Categories: | ... The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific is a 2004 travelogue by author J. Maarten Troost describing the two years he and his girlfriend spent living on the Tarawa atoll in the Pacific island nation of Kiribati. ...

Deaths

January-February

is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Willard Toland (June 29, 1912 in La Crosse, Wisconsin - January 4, 2004 in Danbury, Connecticut) was an American author and historian. ... Joan Delano Aiken (September 4, 1924–January 4, 2004) was an English novelist. ... Jeff Nuttall (July 8, 1933 - January 4, 2004) was an English poet, publisher, actor, painter, sculptor, jazz trumpeter, anarchist sympathiser and social commentator who was a key part of the British 1960s counter-culture. ... is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alexandra Ripley, née Braid (January 8, 1934 - January 10, 2004) was a U.S. writer best known as the author of Scarlett (1991), the sequel to Gone With the Wind. ... Scarlett is the sequel to Margaret Mitchells Gone With the Wind. ... is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gray in Grays Anatomy (1996). ... January 13 is the 13th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Zeno Vendler (1921 – 2004) was a Hungarian-born philosopher. ... is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jack Cady was an author born in 1933 who died in 2004. ... is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Olivia Goldsmith (1949 - January 15, 2004) was an American author, best known for her first novel The First Wives Club (1992). ... Alex Barris (born September 16, 1922_died January 15, 2004) is an American-born Canadian television actor and writer. ... is the 22nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... George Woodbridges drawing of a Bacons Rebellion soldier in 1675 George Woodbridge (1930-January 19, 2004) was an American illustrator known for his exhaustive research and historical accuracy. ... is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mary Margaret (Mollie) Kaye (August 21, 1908 - January 29, 2004) was a British writer. ... The Far Pavilions is an epic novel of British-Indian history by M. M. Kaye, first published in 1978, which tells the story of an English officer during the Great Game. ... is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Janet Paterson Frame ONZ, CBE, (August 28, 1924 - January 29, 2004) was the New Zealand author of eleven novels, four collections of short stories, a book of poetry, a childrens book, and a three volume autobiography. ... is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... lan Louis Charles One Bullock, Baron Bullock of Leafield (December 42, 1911 - February 30, 2017), was a British historian, writing an influential biography of Adolf Hitler and many other works. ... is the 35th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Hilda Hilst (April 21, 1930 - February 4, 2004) was a Brazilian novelist, whose fiction and poetry were generally based upon insanity and supernatural events. ... is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Bloomsbury Group or Bloomsbury Set or just Bloomsbury, as its adherents would generally refer to it, was an English group of artists and scholars that existed from around 1905 until around World War II. // History The group began as an informal socialwe have been great to society assembly of... is the 38th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Norman Thelwell (3 May 1923 - 7 February 2004) was a British cartoonist well-known for his humorous illustrations of ponies and horses. ... is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Julius Julie Schwartz (June 19, 1915 – February 8, 2004) was a comic book and pulp magazine editor, and a science fiction agent and prominent fan. ... is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bill Oakley (born in 1966) is an American televison writer, best known for his work on The Simpsons. ... [[Media:Italic text]]{| style=float:right; |- | |- | |} is the 50th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Marlor Sweezy (April 10, 1910 – February 27, 2004) was a Marxian economist and a founding editor of the magazine Monthly Review. ... Monthly Review is a socialist magazine published in New York City. ... February 28 is the 59th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Daniel J. Boorstin. ... February 29 is a day added into a leap year of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jerome Lawrence Schwartz (July 14, 1915 in Cleveland, Ohio - February 29, 2004 in Malibu, California) was an American playwright. ...

March-August

is the 68th day of the year (69th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Albert Mol (January 1, 1917 - March 9, 2004) was a popular Dutch actor and TV personality, who appeared in movies and TV shows in a career that spanned nearly 60 years. ... is the 88th day of the year (89th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov, CBE (IPA: ; April 16, 1921 – March 28, 2004), born Peter Alexander Baron von Ustinov, was an Academy Award-winning English actor, writer, dramatist and raconteur of French, Italian, Swiss, Russian, German and Ethiopian ancestry. ... is the 89th day of the year (90th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dr Michael King OBE (15 December 1945 - 30 March 2004) was a widely respected Pakeha New Zealand historian, author and biographer. ... The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry established on 4 June 1917 by King George V. The Order includes five classes in civil and military divisions; in decreasing order of seniority, these are Knight Grand Cross or Dame Grand Cross (GBE) Knight Commander... This article is about the study of time in human terms. ... For other uses, see Author (disambiguation). ... This article needs cleanup. ... Alistair Cooke should not be confused with Alastair Cook, English cricketer. ... 1908 (MCMVIII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar). ... May 2 is the 122nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (123rd in leap years). ... Paul Guimard (3 March 1921 - 2 May 2004) was a French writer known for combining his passions of writing and the sea. ... is the 116th day of the year (117th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Hubert Selby, Jr. ... is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Peter Barnes, (January 10, 1931–July 1, 2004), was an English playwright and screenwriter. ... is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paula Danziger (August 18, 1944 – July 8, 2004) was a U.S. childrens author. ...

September-December

is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Norman F. Cantor (born in Winnipeg, Canada on November 19, 1929, died in Miami, Florida, United States on September 18, 2004) was a historian who specialized in the medieval period. ... Year 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 267th day of the year (268th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Françoise Sagan (June 21, 1935–September 24, 2004), real name Françoise Quoirez, was a French playwright, novelist and screenwriter, best known for strong romantic themes involving middle-class characters. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar). ... is the 289th day of the year (290th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Vincent Brome (pronounced broom) (14 July 1910 – 21 October 2004) was an all-round English writer, who gradually established himself as a man of letters. ... is the 293rd day of the year (294th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Anthony Ivan Hecht, (January 16, 1923-October 20, 2004), was an American poet. ... is the 328th day of the year (329th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Arthur Hailey (April 5, 1920 – November 24, 2004) was a British/Canadian novelist. ... is the 336th day of the year (337th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mona Jane Van Duyn (May 9, 1921 - December 2, 2004) was an American poet. ... Year 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar). ... is the 342nd day of the year (343rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jackson Mac Low (September 12, 1922 - December 8, 2004) was an American poet, performance artist, composer and playwright, known to most readers of poetry as a practioneer of systematic chance operations and other non-intentional compositional methods in his work, which Mac Low first experienced in the musical work of... is the 346th day of the year (347th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Phaswane Mpe, (September 10, 1970 – December 12, 2004), was a South African poet and novelist. ... Year 1970 ([[Rf 1970 == January 1 - The Unix epoch begins at 00:00:00 UTC January 2 - The last studio performance of The Beatles oman numerals|MCMLXX]]) was a common year starting on Thursday (link shows full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Anthony Terrell Seward Sampson (August 3, 1926–December 18, 2004) was a British writer and founding member of the SDP. During the 1950s he edited the magazine Drum in Johannesburg, South Africa. ... Year 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Susan Sontag (January 16, 1933 – December 28, 2004) was a well-known American essayist, novelist, intellectual, filmmaker, and activist. ... Year 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Awards

The Nobel Prize in literature is awarded annually to an author from any country who has produced the most outstanding work of an idealistic tendency. The work in this case generally refers to an authors work as a whole, not to any individual work, though individual works are sometimes... Elfriede Jelinek (born 20 October 1946) is an Austrian feminist playwright and novelist. ...

Australia

The Australian/Vogel Literary Award is an Australian literary award for unpublished manuscript for writers under the age of 35. ... The C. J. Dennis Prize for Poetry is awarded annually as part of the Victorian Premiers Literary Awards, for a significant selection of new work by a poet published in a book. ... Judith Beveridge (born 1956) is a contemporary Australian poet, editor and academic. ... The Kenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry is awarded annually as part of the N. S. W. Premiers Literary Awards for a book of collected poems or for a single poem of substantial length published in book form. ... Pam Brown (born 1948)is an Australian poet. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... Dr. David McCooey, poet and writer, was born in Perth, Western Australia, in 1967. ... Michael Brennan is an Irish politician and member of the 22nd Seanad Éireann for the Progressive Democrats. ... The annual Miles Franklin Literary Award is one of the most illustrious events on the Australian literary calendar. ... Shirley Hazzard (born January 30, 1931 in Sydney, Australia) is an author of fiction and non-fiction. ...

Canada

The Giller Prize is an annual award that goes to the author of the best Canadian novel or short story fiction collection published in English. ... Alice Ann Munro, née Laidlaw (born 10 July 1931) is an award-winning Canadian short story writer who is widely considered an important writer in that form. ... Runaway is a 2004 collection of short stories by Alice Munro. ... Since their creation in 1937, the Governor Generals Literary Awards have become one of Canadas most prestigious prizes, awarded in both French and English in seven categories: Fiction, Non-fiction, Poetry, Drama, Childrens Literature-Text, Childrens Literature-Illustration, and Translation. ... The nominees for the 2004 Governor Generals Awards for Literary Merit were announced on October 26. ... The Griffin Poetry Prize is Canadas youngest and most lucrative poetry award. ... Anne Allison Simpson (born 1956) is a Canadian poet and novelist. ... August Kleinzahler (born 1949) is a United States poet. ...

United Kingdom

The Cholmondeley Award is given by the Society of Authors for poetry. ... John Agard (born June 21, 1949) is a playwright, poet, and childrens writer from British Guiana, who moved to England in 1977. ... Ruth Padel (born 1947) is a British classical scholar, poet and journalist. ... The Eric Gregory Award is given by the Society of Authors to British poets under 30 on submisson. ... Nick Laird is a novelist and poet. ... Founded in 1919, the James Tait Black Memorial Prizes are among the oldest and most prestigious book prizes awarded for literature written in the English Language. ... Jonathan Bate CBE (born June 26, 1958) is a British scholar of Shakespeare, Romanticism and Ecocriticism. ... John Clare (13 July 1793 – 20 May 1864) was an English poet, in his time commonly known as the Northamptonshire Peasant Poet, the son of a farm labourer, born at Helpston near Peterborough. ... Founded in 1919, the James Tait Black Memorial Prizes are among the oldest and most prestigious book prizes awarded for literature written in the English Language. ... David Peace is a British author born in Ossett, West Yorkshire in 1967. ... The Man Booker Prize for Fiction, also known in short as the Booker Prize, is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original full-length novel, written in the English language, by a citizen of either the Commonwealth of Nations or the Republic of Ireland. ... Alan Hollinghurst is a British novelist. ... The Orange Prize for Fiction is one of the United Kingdoms most prestigious literary prizes, awarded annually for the best original full-length novel by a female author of any nationality, written in English and published in the UK in the preceding year. ... Andrea Levy is a British author, born in 1956. ... The Gold Medal for Poetry, originally instituted by King George V, is awarded in some years on 23 April, for a book of verse written by a United Kingdom or British Commonwealth citizen; before 1985 it was awarded only to British writers (this rule clearly not having hardened by 1940). ... Hugo Williams (born 1942) is a British poet. ...

United States

The Aiken Taylor Award for Modern American Poetry is an annual prize, administered by the Sewanee Review and the University of the South, awarded to a writer who has had a substantial and distinguished career. ... Sir Henry Taylor (October 18, 1800 - March 27, 1886) was an English dramatist. ... The Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize is a major American literary award for a first full-length book of poetry in the English language. ... The Bernard F. Conners Prize for Poetry is given by the Paris Review for the finest poem over 200 lines published in The Paris Review in a given year, according to the magazine. ... The Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry is a biennial prize given by the Library of Congress on behalf of the nation in recognition for the most distinguished book of poetry written by an American and published during the preceding two years. ... B.H. Fairchild is an award-winning American poet and college professor. ... The Brittingham Prize in Poetry is a major American literary award for a book of poetry chosen from an open competition. ... The Compton Crook Award is presented to the best first novel of the year in the field of Science Fiction, Fantasy, or Horror by the members of the Baltimore Science Fiction Society, Inc, at their annual Baltimore-area science fiction convention, Balticon, held on Memorial Day weekend in downtown Baltimore... Jacket photo from Valentines Exile E. E. Knight (born March 7, 1965) is a science fiction and fantasy writer, born in LaCrosse, Wisconsin. ... The Frost Medal is an award of the Poetry Society of America for lifetime achievement. ... Richard Howard is a distinguished American poet, literary critic, essayist, teacher, and translator. ... The 2005 Hugo Award with base designed by Deb Kosiba. ... Lois McMaster Bujold (November 2, 1949, Columbus, Ohio) is an American author of science fiction and fantasy works. ... Paladin of Souls is a 2003 fantasy novel by Lois McMaster Bujold. ... The Wallace Stevens Award is a major annual American literary award for mastery of poetry in the English language. ... Mark Strand (born April 11, 1934) is an American poet, born in Canada. ...

Elsewhere

Spanish literary prize awarded 6 January of every year since 1944 by the editorial house Ediciones Destino. ... Antonio Francisco Javier José Soler Ramos (baptised December 3, 1729 - December 20, 1783) was a Spanish composer. ...

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