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Myanmar’s military assumed control of the country in a coup on Monday, ousting the democratically elected government led by Aung San Suu Kyi, and arresting the Nobel laureate and several leaders of her party in early-morning raids.
HOW MYANMAR'S FRAGILE PUSH FOR DEMOCRACY COLLAPSED IN A MILITARY COUPAMY GUNIAFEBRUARY 1, 2021TIME
When Janet Yellen became chair of the Council of Economic Advisers in 1997, her husband, economic Nobel laureate George Akerlof, took full leave from his tenured post in Berkeley University’s economics department to support her career.
JANET YELLEN’S GREATEST MISTAKES WILL HAUNT HER TOUGHEST JOB YETROYA WOLVERSONJANUARY 26, 2021QUARTZ
Everything about this inauguration seemed an effort to soothe a nation, from Garth Brooks’s simple rendition of “Amazing Grace,” to the young poet laureate Amanda Gorman who spoke of the need to step into our history before we can move beyond it.
The group in December named Rowling one of its Ripple of Hope laureates for her founding of Lumos, which works to get children worldwide out of orphanages and into families.
J.K. ROWLING IS RETURNING A HUMAN RIGHTS AWARD CONNECTED TO THE KENNEDY FAMILYRADMARYAAUGUST 28, 2020FORTUNE
The Laureate is among the English poets evidently the great favorite of our guide: the choice does honor to his head and heart.
LITTLE TRAVELS AND ROADSIDE SKETCHESWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
At the Floral Games he who is crowned poet-laureate chooses the Queen, and she crowns him with a wreath of olive leaves.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
Until the appearance of the biography referred to, we had known the Laureate almost wholly through his books.
Robert Bridges, the present poet-laureate, also deserves especial mention.
THE COMPLETE CLUB BOOK FOR WOMENCAROLINE FRENCH BENTON
After the death of his friend Southey, the mantle of the Poet Laureate fell upon him.
A HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, YEAR BY YEAREDWIN EMERSON
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