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Happy Birthday, Carson McCullers

“Maybe when people longed for a thing that bad the longing made them trust in anything that might give it to them.” – The Heart is a Lonely Hunter,  115 palabras más

Books

The We of Me - Carson McCullers week continues

Don’t we long to be fully engaged?  I’ve checked in with Carson McCullers a couple of times this week on the occasion of her 100th birthday.   471 palabras más

The Heart is a Lonely Hunter: Carson McCullers Week, part 2

Post 2 for Carson McCullers 100th Birthday Week.

Things to expect when you read Carson McCullers: late night diners, music, triangles of frustrated love, circuses, outsiders, and wanderers.   489 palabras más

"A World Intense & Strange": Carson McCullers Week

Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of my new favorite writer — Carson McCullers.  My relationship with her began with an audio book of  71 palabras más

“Singer left his luggage in the middle of the station floor. Then he walked to the shop. He greeted the jeweler for whom he worked with a listless turn of his head. 85 palabras más

Quotes

Carson McCullers says:

“There are the lover
and the beloved,
but these two come
from different countries.
Often the beloved is
only a stimulus
for all the stored-up love…
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Love, Art, & Death in the Time of Cholera: Haring fleshed out at Gladstone; Vega's skin-deep McCullers

Keith Haring’s “Red” (detail), as viewed at the Gladstone Gallery, 1982-1984. Gouache and ink on paper. Complete work 106 3/4 x 274 inches (271.1 x 696 cm). 434 palabras más