Charles Bukowski Spanish Publisher Jorge Herralde Receives The London Book Fair Lifetime Achievement Award 2012

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Spanish publisher and editor Jorge Herralde has been honored with The London Book Fair Lifetime Achievement Award. He is the ninth recipient of the annual award. Herralde’s Editorial Anagrama press is known as one of the best Hispanic publishers in the world. In addition to publishing a number of Spanish…

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Charles Bukowski and the Japanese Garden

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When you run a Charles Bukowski fan site you end up finding out all kinds of things about the old guy you never knew. Like, for instance, that Bukowski used to go hang out in the recently reopened Japanese Garden at The Huntington Library, in San Marino. The Huntington, fans…

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Barfly Makes SlashFilm.com’s List of “The Best Movies About Drunken Writers You Probably Haven’t Seen”

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Charles Bukowski is perhaps one of the least likely screenwriters in history. He was not a fan of movies, generally. Two of the more noteworthy Charles Bukowski quotes on movies illustrate the point: “of one hundred movies there’s one that is fair, one that’s good and ninety eight that are…

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