17.09.2012 [Plain Dealer (blog)] - By John Freeman. War was once the forge that made a certain kind of novelist. Hart Crane and Norman Mailer and Kurt Vonnegut emerged through war. So did J.D. Salinger. But the last public consensus around a good war has faded, and the United States
29.09.2007 ... Linda Powers of Terre Haute; grandparents, Sandy and George Landes of Terre Haute; great-grandmother, Leota Brown of Terre Haute; aunts and uncles, KevinPowers and wife Candy, Yvonne Cartwright and companion David Strassler, ...
29.02.2008 by Securites Lawprof Posted by: KEVINPOWERS | Mar 4, 2008 2:50:50 PM. What this and many other websites fail to mention is the XEROX SEC "Fair Fund" was deficient by, ooooh, just 2.2 Billion dollars. That's billion with a B. So who f'd up? ...
05.10.2012 [Wicked Local] - The cross-country team recorded a victory from Lynn English at Breakheart Reservation, 21-35. KevinPowers was the first to cross the finish line at 18:40. Evan Covell ended up third at 18:59. Nick Monaco came in fourth at 19:07. Mike Mansfield
04.10.2012 [New York Times] - At the age of 17, KevinPowers enlisted in the Army and eventually served as a machine-gunner in Iraq, where the sky is “vast and catacombed with clouds,” where soldiers stay awake on fear and … and Tabasco sauce daubed into their eyes
29.09.2012 [Sacramento Bee] - The Titans' defenders KevinPowers (5) and Berrick Washington (6), and the Dragons' Louis MacKlin (8) battle for a pass near the end zone during the game between the Sacramento High School Dragons, and the Burbank High School Titans at Burbank
28.09.2012 [Financial Times] - KevinPowers served in the US Army in Iraq in 2004 and 2005, and out of that experience he has forged a harrowing, enormously powerful first novel that recalls The Things They Carried (1990), Tim O'Brien's fictional response to the Vietnam conflict.
26.09.2012 [TCPalm] - Martin County Administrator Taryn Kryzda receives the BDBMC's Charlene Hoag Award from KevinPowers of Indiantown Realty, David Powers of Indiantown Realty and BDBMC board member and Brian Powers of Indiantown Gas (pictured from left to right
11.09.2012 [NPR] - KevinPowers. Books by KevinPowers. The Yellow Birds. by KevinPowers. Hardcover, 230 pages. KevinPowers has written books about: Fiction. NPR stories about KevinPowers. Author Interviews · Stories From A New Generation Of American Soldiers
14.09.2012 [CNN] - KevinPowers is winning rave reviews for his first novel, "The Yellow Birds," a personal and moving story of two young soldiers caught in the crossfire of the war in Iraq. Powers knows his subject firsthand. Before becoming a writer, he served as a U.S
06.09.2012 [RTE.ie] - As a work of fiction, The Yellow Birds comes close in spirit to Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried, which memorably evoked the sad, futile cult of destruction that was the Vietnam War. KevinPowers' 226-page story hinges on a spell in similarly
20.09.2012 [Salon] - When the contrast between the two is especially pronounced, as with KevinPowers' recent Iraq novel, “The Yellow Birds,” it takes an exceptional performer to pull it off, as Holter Graham does, and masterfully. (I just wish I liked Powers' book more
23.09.2012 [WPTV] - "It's easily the most frustrating aspect of the current system that the Army Corps operates, just because the estuary bears the brunt of it," said KevinPowers, vice-chair of the South Florida Water Management District Governing Board. There is no
21.09.2012 [CounterPunch] - KevinPowers' instant classic, The Yellow Birds, is all about the way we treat America's finest. It's a riveting novel that his grown out of the author's own war experiences in Iraq, where he went at age seventeen as a machine gunner, spending two
14.09.2012 [SheKnows.com] - by KevinPowers The Yellow Birds. A firsthand experience of war, this novel follows private John Bartle on his first tour in Iraq, beginning with his pre-tour training and ending after his return home. Paralleling Bartle's story is that of a teenage
08.09.2012 [Slate Magazine] - Four new war novels—T. Geronimo Johnson's Hold It 'Til It Hurts, KevinPowers' The Yellow Birds, David Abrams' Fobbit, and Ben Fountain's Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk—navigate this question of politics with varying success. All, though, seem to
05.09.2012 [Washington Prep Lacrosse] - A prize only two other state players, Lakeside School's Stenn Jernud in 2010 and Issaquah High School's KevinPowers in 2011, have achieved in the four-decades of high school play in Washington state. Both earned spots on Sweden's national squad.
05.09.2012 [Nieuwsbank (persbericht) (abonnement)] - The yellow birds van KevinPowers, de eerste roman over de oorlog in Irak, staat op de longlist van de Guardian First Book Award. Auteur KevinPowers, die zelf op zijn zeventiende een jaar in Irak diende en tegenwoordig poezie doceert aan de
21.09.2012 [كتابات] - الحربُ رديف الأنانية. كيف تنقذ حياتي اليوم؟ ربما بالموت! تموت لأحيا. لا شيء. بدلةُ خاكي، في بحرٍ من الأرقام، ورقمٌ في بحر من الرمال. تلك هي العمل الأول لروائي أمريكي واعد، رأي بعينه، وكتب بإحساسه كل ما يريد. وحقٌ علينا أن نشكره. KevinPowers, The Yellow Birds.
01.03.2012 The two sides barely avoided arbitration last month. KevinPowers, the Diamondbacks general manager, said that the two sides just could not come to an agreement. Montero will earn $5.9 million in 2012 from his deal that avoided arbitration.
17.06.2010 by kevinpowers Evilry.com is a personal and hobby site of KevinPowers. This site is not only a look at my day-to-day life, but also a destination for collecting items I find at the intersection of funny and frightening. If you'd like to contact me, ...
09.06.2010 by Tim Plant Popscorn Weekly is cooked up by DC-based film critics KevinPowers and Tim Plant. Our mission at Popscorn is to deliver forthright and intelligent thoughts on new and upcoming films. No artificial add-ins or pretense, just a naturally ...