Dinesen


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Danish writer who lived in Kenya for 19 years and is remembered for her writings about Africa (1885-1962)

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Just over a year later Dinesen, who joined the Canadian Army before entering Canada and as a recruit could barely speak English, would be awarded the Victoria Cross at the Battle of Amiens.
The space is furnished with round Dinesen oak tables and classics like Hans Wegner's Wishbone chair from the 1960s and high-backed Windsor chairs.
She had asked her brother, Thomas Dinesen, what he thought of it, and he had praised it but also mentioned that the reddish color of one of the lemons was not particularly lemon-like.
Inge's sole guardian, the elder Dinesen is a captain in the Danish army who's been seconded to lead a surveying team on the frontier of a South American country.
Dinesen and Mukeem played well and made 40 runs each.
The work by Dinesen and colleagues recently published in this journal (1) reports the paradoxical effects of social capital (SC) on violence in Guatemala.
Two groups of bivalves are known to live embedded within the ascidians tunic: the verticordiid Mytilimeria nuttallii Conrad, 1837 which is found in colonial ascidians in the eastern Pacific, along the coast of North America (Lambert, 2005), and the mytilid genus Modiolarca Gray, 1843 (= Musculus; Morton & Dinesen, 2011).
un libro integrado por 16 relatos sobre mujeres escritoras, como Anna Ajmatova, Hannah Arendt, Katherine Mansfield, Marguerite Duras, Virginia Woolf, Colette, Marguerite Yourcenar, Dorothy Perker, Anna Freud, Isak Dinesen, Jane Bowles, Carson McCullers, Linda Campbell (personaje creado por la autora) y Anne Sexton.
To quote Isak Dinesen, in her great book Out of Africa, "It was during those long days that we were all merged into a unity, so that on another planet we shall recognize each other.
Wood covers the proposed objectives and opens up avenues to explore the influences of Joseph Conrad, Isak Dinesen, T.
Marilyn had an IQ of 163 and at a lunch thrown for Dinesen by novelist Carson McCullers she was described as "gay and witty in this company, easily holding her own".
Amid citations of authors such as Sigmund Freud, Walter Benjamin, and Isak Dinesen, she ruminates over the photographs she rook of her sisters more than thirty years earlier, the ones from which the prints displayed in the next room were chosen.
We want to give these children a toy that offers them not only joy, but also helps them grow and develop", said Danish ambassador Rene Dinesen at the project launch.
The acquisition is expected to strengthen Sterling's presence in North America, thus giving the company an opportunity to enhance its global reach supplementing its operations in Europe and Southeast Asia, CEO Dave Dinesen said.
He was just touched off by Dinesen, partnered by promising 20-year-old Richard Hughes.