Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - September 8

1830: Frédéric Mistral is born. (Explore: Frédéric Mistral)

1873: Alfred Jarry is born. (Explore: Ubu Roi, Alfred Jarry, Examine the combination of theatrical styles and techniques Alfred Jarry uses...)

1933: Michael Frayn is born. (Explore: Michael Frayn, A Landing on the Sun)

1947: Ann Beattie is born. (Explore: Imagined Scenes, The Burning House, The Cinderella Waltz, Ann Beattie)

1948: Thomas Mofolo dies. (Explore: Chaka, Thomas Mofolo)