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Wilde

Oscar (Fingal O'Flahertie Wills). 1854--1900, Irish writer and wit, famous for such plays as Lady Windermere's Fan (1892) and The Importance of being Earnest (1895). The Picture of Dorian Gray (1891) is a macabre novel about a hedonist and The Ballad of Reading Gaol (1898) relates to his experiences in prison while serving a two- year sentence for homosexuality
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In 2017, thousands of gay and bisexual men who were convicted of crimes under former sexual offence laws, including Wilde, were pardoned.
Oscar Wilde, but also gives full credit to Moyle for her original research and insights, which rendered largely obsolete Anne Clark Amor's Mrs.
s stores - the other two are in Portland's Pearl District and Bridgeport Village in Tigard - feature similar "conversation" pieces, which often attract the attention of male customers, who soon get engaged and start shopping themselves, Wilde said.
Mr Wilde didn't tell his partner they'd arrived and decided to cash one of the cheques in.
Despite the many commentators De Profundis has had in the 119 years since it was written, its stunningly original and complex spiritual center has not received the attentive textual analysis needed to elucidate what Wilde is saying here about his spiritual views.
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In the early 1970s, Wilde changed his music style to glam rock and became Zappo.
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Wilde is not taking many films projects currently, but she will soon start work on her impending film projects.
Arriving in America--Friedman finds no evidence, by the way, that Wilde told a customs official he had nothing to declare but his genius--the future author of The Picture of Dorian Gray took the country by storm.
Four days later, he arrived at his club to nd a card from the Marquis of Queensberry which was famously misspelt: To Oscar Wilde - posing as a Somdimite.
Salamensky asks how Oscar Wilde (the author) and "Oscar Wilde" (the spectacular cultural presence) scripted and embodied what has come to mean "modernity"--both in his own day and in our own.