‘Paterno’ by Joe Posnanski, a Biography of the Coach
Mr. Posnanski quotes these lines from the novel “The Ox-Bow Incident”: “We desire justice ... The Books of The Times review on Tuesday about “Paterno,” Joe Posnanski’s new biography of the longtime Penn State football coach Joe Paterno ...
Coming to terms with the evil Jane Goodall and the mystery of the dragonfly incident
The incident is this: as a child Goodall reacts almost hysterically ... of this argument in future columns on mongabay which examine the life and moral biography of my Jane Goodall and others like her. But, for the moment, Goodall still leaves us with ...
The death of life writing
Nigel Hamilton opens his new primer How to Do Biography (Harvard) with the bold boast that we are living in "a golden age" of life writing. Really, he should know better. To anyone who reads, reviews or writes on the subject, such confidence is baffling.
'The Walking Dead': What is the cause of the zombie virus and is there a cure?
However, his biography hasn't been filled out on the site and there is a note that the information has not been verified, so he could be appearing in just one episode or several. Josh McDermitt's profile is more complete. He is being credited for the role ...
What Is “Authority?”
Money was clearly being misappropriated by someone in authority. Spiritual abuse was rampant. I recall an incident when an evangelist was invited by the college’s president to speak during “Spiritual Emphasis Week.” The evangelist was unquestionably ...