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  1. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Long-time Post editor chose to live by his words

    Posted Dec 28th 2013, 02:59am by Christy Choi, C.P. Ho and Jane Ram

    ... and letters to the editor. "In a way he was the king of the subs," said Post columnist Jake Van Der Kamp. "He knew his stuff, his judgment was sound, and he was a walking library." ... Christy Choi, C.P. Ho and Jane Ram Vernon Ram was offered a Rhodes scholarship but instead followed his passion for journalism Long-time Post editor chose to live by his words Vernon ...

  2. News - China - OBITUARY

    Phuntso Wangye, Tibetan communist who urged reconciliation, dies at 91

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 05:19am by Reuters

    ... in 1959 after an abortive uprising against communist rule. Phuntso wrote a series of letters to former president Hu Jintao condemning local leaders for using the campaign against ...

  3. News - World - OBITUARY

    Fashion designer L'Wren Scott was icon in her own right

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 09:31pm by NYT

    ... friend, British fashion editor Isabella Blow, died in 2007 aged 48. Scott became one of New York's most famous designers over the last decade, with a sensibility that catered to women's ... with a confident and powerful style," long-time Vogue magazine editor Anna Wintour wrote. Scott, who was born Luann Bambrough, was raised in Utah by adoptive parents. Her love of fashion began when ...

  4. News - World - OBITUARY

    Amiri Baraka, activist writer allied with Black Power Movement, dies

    Posted Jan 10th 2014, 11:33pm by AP

    ... Associated Press Amiri Baraka led Black Arts Movement, an in-your-face force in American culture Poet ally of Black Power activistsmourned Amiri Baraka, the militant man of letters and tireless agitator whose blues-based, fist-shaking poems, plays and criticism made him a provocative and groundbreaking force in American culture, has died. He was 79. His booking agent, Celeste ...

  5. News - World - OBITUARY

    Helen Gurley Brown, longtime Cosmopolitan editor, dies at 90

    Posted Aug 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Los Angeles Helen Gurley Brown, Cosmopolitan magazine's longtime editor, inspired women to pursue a life they desired, including sex regardless of their marital ... has died. The longtime editor of Cosmopolitan magazine died on Monday at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia, aged 90, said Hearst Corporation. In 1962, Brown, a copywriter for a Los ...

  6. News - World - OBITUARY

    Chicago chef Charlie Trotter dies at 54

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 10:35pm by AP

    ... Alinea and Next. He was so innovative and focused and intense and really brilliant EDITOR DANA COWIN Trotter opened Charlie Trotter's in 1987 with his father, Bob, as his partner. Over ... Guide debuted in Chicago. "His restaurant shaped the world of food," said Dana Cowin, the editor-in-chief of Food & Wine magazine. "He was so innovative and focused ...

  7. News - World - OBITUARY

    Lou Reed, genius who inspired the stars, dies aged 71

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 08:55am by MCT

    ... misunderstood, even reviled underground figure into an international man of letters, published author and respected artist. In Europe, The Velvets music became central to the so-called velvet revolution ...

  8. News - World - OBITUARY

    Prolific Colombian writer and poet Mutis dies at 90

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... as Colombia's ambassador. Before winning fame as a writer, Mutis travelled to Mexico in 1956 with letters of recommendation from prominent Spanish filmmaker Luis Bunuel and Mexican television producer ...

  9. News - Asia - OBITUARY

    Robert Ford, independent Tibet's first radio operator, dies at 90

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... father and I have been in regular contact and I have enjoyed meeting him on several occasions," he wrote in the letter addressed to Ford's family. "My father would have been very ...

  10. News - World - OBITUARY

    Journalist Michael Hastings killed in car accident

    Posted Jun 20th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... politics for the news website BuzzFeed. Editor-in-chief Ben Smith said: "Michael was a fearless journalist with an incredible instinct for the story, and a gift for finding ways to make his ... and his aides mocking Obama's officials, including Vice-President Joe Biden, over their war policies. When he died, Hastings was a contributing editor at Rolling Stone, where managing editor ...




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