Postcards penned by Jack Kerouac, Ernest Hemingway, F.Scott Fitzgerald and more

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Art on Monday 4 August 2014

Of course, postcards aren’t just available to all of us ordinary people, but to extraordinary authors too. We like this roundup by Open Culture which includes a postcard F. Scott Fitzgerald addressed to himself but never sent, with a succinct note asking about how he was doing and that he’s been meaning to come see […]

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Kurt Vonnegut’s colourful doodles and illustrations

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Art on Tuesday 22 April 2014

Who knew Kurt Vonnegut was a visual artist! The author of Slaughterhouse Five and Cat’s Cradle shows us just how talented he was in the book, Kurt Vonnegut Drawings. The book features ‘over 120 collected illustrations from the pen of Vonnegut himself, showcasing his swirling self-portraits and abstract “doodled,” all of which are infused with […]

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Famous authors riding their bicycles

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Photography on Saturday 29 September 2012

Famous authors don’t just write, they also have other hobbies, like riding their bicycles. This collection of photographs shows us a different side of some of our favorite authors, such as Ernest Hemingway, Tennessee Williams, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and others. It seems like the best writers preferred similar means of transportation.

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