EDGAR ALLAN POE’S 210TH BIRTHDAY

EDGAR ALLAN POE’S 210TH BIRTHDAY

Edgar Allan Poe, (born January 19, 1809, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.—died October 7, 1849, Baltimore, Maryland), American short-story writer, poet, critic, and editor who is famous for his cultivation of mystery and the macabre. Edgar Allan Poe was one of the most important and influential American writers of the 19th century. He was the first author to try to make a […]

A CHRITSTMAS CAROL FIRST PUBLISHED 175 YEARS AGO

A CHRITSTMAS CAROL FIRST PUBLISHED 175 YEARS AGO

A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas, commonly known as A Christmas Carol, is a novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London by Chapman & Hall in 1843 and illustrated by John Leech. A Christmas Carol recounts the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, an elderly miser who is visited by the ghost of his former business […]

STAN LEE’S 95TH ANNIVERSARY

STAN LEE’S 95TH ANNIVERSARY

Stan Lee (born Stanley Martin Lieber, December 28, 1922) is an American comic-book writer, editor, film executive producer, and publisher. He was formerly editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics, and later its publisher and chairman before leaving the company to become its chairman emeritus, as well as a member of the editorial board.