Deaths in November - 2013

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Deaths in November - 2013

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1varielle
Editado: Nov 6, 2013, 10:35am

Famed Chicago chef Charlie Trotter died November 5 at the age of 54. A few of his books include Charlie Trotter's, Raw, Charlie Trotter's Vegetables and Charlie Trotter Cooks at Home.

Archivist of Yiddish music Chana Mlotek died November 4 at the age of 91. She was the author of Yiddish Folksongs from the Ruth Rubin Archive and co-author of Pearls of Yiddish Poetry.

Nuyorican poet Tato Laviera died November 1 at the age of 63. His collections include AmeRican and Mixturao and Other Poems.

2varielle
Editado: Nov 8, 2013, 12:45pm

Sociologist Clifford Nass died November 2 at the age of 55. He was the author of The Media Equation: How People Treat Computers and The Man Who Lied to his Laptop.

3varielle
Nov 11, 2013, 3:49pm

Son of the Desert Fox, Manfred Rommel died November 7 at the age of 84. A few of his books include Abschied vom Schlaraffenland and Trotz allem Heiter.

4varielle
Editado: Nov 12, 2013, 12:48pm

Author Andro Linklater died November 3 at the age of 68. A few of his books include Measuring America, Wild People and The Code of Love: An Astonishing True Tale.

Body builder Dan Lurie died November 6 at the age of 90. HE was the author of Dan Lurie's "Instant Action" Body-Building System.

Photographer Jack Mitchell died November 7 at the age of 88. His work can be seen in Icons and Idols and American Dance Portfolio.

5varielle
Nov 14, 2013, 1:19pm

Journalist Penn Kimball died November 8 at the age of 98. He was the author of The File, Keep Hope Alive! and The Disconnected.

6PhaedraB
Nov 15, 2013, 3:24pm

British occultist Olivia Robertson died November 14 at the age of 96 in Wexford, Ireland. She was a co-founder of the Fellowship of Isis and the author of The Call of Isis, Rite of Rebirth, and numerous other works.

7LucindaLibri
Nov 17, 2013, 11:47pm

Doris Lessing died November 17 at the age of 94. Winner of the 2007 Nobel Prize, Lessing was the author of The Golden Notebook as well as "dozens of novels, short stories, essays and poems."

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/18/books/doris-lessing-novelist-who-won-2007-nobe...
http://www.dorislessing.org/

"Whatever you’re meant to do, do it now. The conditions are always impossible." — Doris Lessing

8varielle
Nov 19, 2013, 12:07pm

Famed translator of Italian literature, William Weaver died on November 12 at the age of 90. Some of his most popular to English translations include The Name of the Rose and Foucault's Pendulum.

9varielle
Nov 20, 2013, 8:45am

Scholar of Shakespeare and English comedy, Prof. Anne Barton died November 11 at the age of 80. She was the author of Ben Jonson, Dramatist and The Names of Comedy.

10varielle
Editado: Nov 21, 2013, 12:58pm

Children's author Charlotte Zolotow died November 19 at the age of 98. A few of her more than 70 books include William's Doll, Mr. Rabbit and the Lovely Present and My Grandson Lew.

Screenwriter Syd Field died November 17 at the age of 77. He was the author of Screenplay: The Foundations of Screenwriting.

Foreign policy expert and advisor to Eisenhower, Robert R. Bowie died November 2 at the age of 104. He was the author of Waging Peace: How Eisenhower Shaped an Enduring Cold War Strategy and The European Economic Community and the United States.

11varielle
Editado: Nov 22, 2013, 9:55am

Journalist and author Herbert Mitgang died November 21 at the age of 93. A few of his books include Once Upon a Time in New York and Dangerous Dossiers.

Founder of Algonquin Books Louis D. Rubin, Jr. died November 16 at the age of 89. A few of his books include The History of Southern Literature and Small Craft Advisory: A book About the Building of a Boat.

12varielle
Editado: Nov 25, 2013, 11:59am

Entomologist "Bob" R.S. George died November 9 at the age of 92. He was author of the Atlas of the Fleas of Britain and Ireland.

Southern author and journalist John Egerton died November 21 at the age of 78. A few of his books include The Americanization of Dixie, Speak Now Against the Day and Southern Food: At Home, On the Road, in History.

13henkl
Nov 25, 2013, 6:33pm

Dutch author Gerrit Krol died November 24 at the age of 79.

14bw42
Editado: Dez 8, 2013, 2:27pm

Michael G. Kammen died November 29, 2013 at the age of 77. He won a Pulitzer Prize for People of Paradox. He won both the Francis Parkman Prize and the Henry Adams Prize for A Machine That Would Go of Itself. He also wrote Rope of Sand, Visual Shock, Digging Up the Dead and many others.

15bw42
Dez 17, 2013, 2:50pm

The artist, Fred F. Scherer, died on November 25, 2013 at the age of 98. He illustrated Play With Trees.

16varielle
Mar 4, 2014, 12:58pm

Espionage author William Stevenson "Bill", died November 26 at the age of 89. He wrote A Man Called Intrepid and 90 Minutes at Entebbe.

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