Kamau Brathwaite (1930-2020); Kirk Douglas (1916-2020)

February 4, 2020

I just heard the news that Kamau Brathwaite has died, and I regret that I don’t have time to comment on this event. If you don’t know his writing, then put aside whatever you might be reading and get familiar with him.

https://www.nationnews.com/nationnews/news/243762/historian-kamau-brathwaite-dies-89

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kamau_Brathwaite

https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poets/kamau-brathwaite

https://scholarlyrepository.miami.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1048&context=anthurium

February 5, 2020

Kirk Douglas (1916 – 2020)

https://www.lemonde.fr/disparitions/article/2020/02/06/kirk-douglas-l-une-des-dernieres-legendes-d-hollywood-est-mort_6028560_3382.html?xtor=EPR-32280629-[a-la-une]-20200206-[zone_edito_1_titre_1]