Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - November 13

1850: Robert Louis Stevenson is born. (Explore: The Black Arrow, Robert Louis Stevenson, The Suicide Club)

1916: H. H. Munro (“Saki”) dies. (Explore: The Open Window, The Interlopers, Saki)

1917: H. L. Mencken publishes his influential essay on literature “The Sahara of the Bozart” in the New York Evening Mail. (Explore: H. L. Mencken, Are any of the depictions of Southerners by Mencken in "Sahara of the Bozart"...)