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Stories with person: Mark Twain
  • Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 4:10 pm
  • MEXICO CITY - A person close to the family has confirmed reports that that Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died. He was 87.

  • With vampires, Jim Jarmusch takes the long view 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 4:07 pm
  • NEW YORK - It's tempting to think of Jim Jarmusch's high-standing white hair as the mark of a lightning bolt that struck him long ago, leaving him forever an eager receiver for the electricity of inspiration.

  • Holbrook's 'Mark Twain' show reaches 60th year 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 2:25 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Hal Holbrook is in the midst of a marathon of theater and has no intention of stopping.

  • Rare Tennessee Williams story published 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 12:01 pm
  • NEW YORK - Before his mother became the model for Blanche DuBois of "A Streetcar Named Desire" and his sister the inspiration for Laura Wingfield of "The Glass Menagerie," Tennessee Williams drew upon a college girlfriend - if only in name - to tell a story of desire, drunkenness and regret.