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Koestler

Arthur. 1905--83, British writer, born in Hungary. Of his early antitotalitarian novels Darkness at Noon (1940) is outstanding. His later works, The Sleepwalkers (1959), The Act of Creation (1964), and The Ghost in the Machine (1967) reflect his interest in science, philosophy, and psychology. He committed suicide
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KOESTLER PRIME VEAL CHOP 1 (12- to 14-ounce) veal chop, thick cut and seasoned with Koestler Prime seasoning 1 cup shiitake mushrooms, sliced 2 tablespoons butter; divided 1/4 cup leeks, chopped 1/4 cup green onions, chopped Salt and black pepper to taste 1/2 cup Madeira 1/2 cup veal stock or demi-glace For garnish: fresh thyme and chives Grill chop to desired temperature.
The Koestler Trust encourages ex-offenders to change their lives through taking part in the arts, and challenges negative preconceptions of what ex-offenders are capable of.
Sally Taylor, chief executive at the Trust, said: "The quality of Lindsay's work 'Human Zoo' shone through in the Koestler Trust Awards, because of its imagination and skill, and we were delighted to give her a Silver award for needlecraft."
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The difference between Communism and the free-market capitalism of nineteenth-century whaling provides no obstacle to Koestler's aligning the concerns of Moby-Dick and Stalinism, as argued.
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By the time of the novel's publication in England in December 1940, Koestler had joined and resigned from the Communist Party, had been a witness to events such as the terror famine in the Ukraine and the civil war in Spain, and had been imprisoned in three different European countries--living under a death sentence in one of them.
Concludes author Koestler in Roots of Coincidence: 'We have heard a whole chorus of Nobel Laureates in Physics informing us that matter is dead, causality is dead, determinism is dead.
Nowadays, Arthur Koestler (1905-1983) is almost solely discussed as the author of Darkness at Noon (1940).
Somewhere in The Anatomy of Laughter I seem to remember Arthur Koestler writing that laughter results, in part, from the juxtaposition off the unexpected and it was the tension of this dialectic that prompted me to smile.