The Life You Give: Walter Benjamin * VII 15 1892

Walter Benjamin, born July 15, 1892, in Berlin, Germany, is the man of letters and aesthetician, now considered to have been the most important German literary critic in the first half of the 20th century.Born into a prosperous Jewish family, Benjamin studied philosophy in Berlin, Freiburg im Breisgau, Munich, and Bern. He settled in Berlin… Continue reading The Life You Give: Walter Benjamin * VII 15 1892

The Life a you Give: Linda Ronstadt *VII 15 1946

Linda Ronstadt, born Linda Marie Ronstadt, July 15, 1946, in Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A., is the singer with a pure, expressive soprano voice and eclectic artistic tastes, whose performances called attention to a number of new songwriters and helped establish country rock music. After winning attention with a folk-oriented trio, the Stone Poneys, in California in… Continue reading The Life a you Give: Linda Ronstadt *VII 15 1946