Ernest Hemingway’s long-lost Los Angeles visit, 80 years ago this week – LA Times

Ernest Hemingway in 1937, the year he brought his film "The Spanish Earth" to Hollywood. (Helen Breaker)

Ernest Hemingway in 1937, the year he brought his film “The Spanish Earth” to Hollywood. (Helen Breaker)

When Ernest Hemingway produced a film about the Spanish Civil War, L.A. threw parties for him

Source: Ernest Hemingway’s long-lost Los Angeles visit, 80 years ago this week – LA Times

100,000 Banned Books Have Been Formed Into a ‘Parthenon of Books’ | Architectural Digest

The 'Parthenon of Books' was made of donated books and will be temporarily exhibited in Kassel, Germany. Photo: Getty Images/Thomas Lohnes

The ‘Parthenon of Books’ was made of donated books and will be temporarily exhibited in Kassel, Germany. Photo: Getty Images/Thomas Lohnes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The temporary exhibition will be held in the same location where the Nazis burned hundreds of thousands of censored texts

Source: 100,000 Banned Books Have Been Formed Into a ‘Parthenon of Books’ | Architectural Digest

Blue Ridge Parkway: A nearly 469-mile photo op

Blue Ridge Parkway

North Carolina Blue Ridge Parkway There is no lack of breathtaking vistas along the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina. Near Asheville, the 450-mile stretch connects the Shenandoah with the Great Smoky Mountains.(Photo: jaredkay, Getty Images/iStockphoto)


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The parkway carves a path of stunning beauty through the southern Appalachian Mountains.

Source: Blue Ridge Parkway: A nearly 469-mile photo op