Stein, William

Stein, William (Howard)

(1911–80) biochemist; born in New York City. Beginning in 1938 at the Rockefeller Institute, he and Stanford Moore set about analyzing the amino acids in proteins; by 1960 they had determined the amino acid sequence of ribonuclease. Stein and Moore shared the Nobel Prize in chemistry (1972) with Christian Anfinsen. Stein remained affiliated with Rockefeller University until about 1970.
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Reynolds--are examined in Chapter Three, "Gertrude Stein, William James, and Habit in the Shadow of War.
In their time James Joyce, Gertrude Stein, William Carlos Williams, and TS Eliot were all revolutionary enough to be shocking.
In Paris in 1923, he used money from Bryher's family to establish the Contact Publishing Company, which published modernist works by Djuna Barnes, Gertrude Stein, William Carlos Williams, and Nathanael West.
Among his friends and enemies were John Dewey, Leo Stein, William Glackens, Bertrand Russell, and Henri Matisse.
The major writers considered are James Weldon Johnson, Gertrude Stein, William Carlos Williams, Henry Miller, Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Claude McKay, Zora Neale Hurston, John Clellon Holmes, Diane Di Prima, Oscar Zeta Acosta, and Joyce Johnson, plus various influential critics.
Paul Bowles: A Life Virginia Spencer Carr (Scribner, $35) The author of 1949's The Sheltering Sky also composed music, wrote plays, held court in Morocco, adored young men, married a lesbian writer as compelling as he, and bedded or bonded with the artistic cream of his day: Tennessee Williams, Aaron Copland, Gertrude Stein, William S.
Neumann, Karin Figala), la teologia (Scott Mandelbrote)--, cuatro filosofos con fuerte interes en la historia (Howard Stein, William Harper, Robert DiSalle y Alan Gahbey) y el fisico Michael Nauenberg.
I was particularly taken with an article titled "Gertrude Stein, William James, and Pablo Picasso" by Marianne L.
Eliot, Wyndham Lewis, Gertrude Stein, William Carlos Williams, Ezra Pound, and Wallace Stevens, but the magazine is probably best known for its serialization of James Joyce's novel Ulysses.
An astonishing range of well-known British men have been freemasons, including Sir Winston Churchill, Alexander Pope, Robbie Burns, Sir Walter Scott, Anthony Trollope, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Rudyard Kipling, Peter Sellers, James Davidson, Captain Robert Scott, Sir Ernest Shackleton, the first Duke of Wellington, Jock Stein, William Hogarth, Sir William Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan.
Old Xaverians went second after a 4-1 win over Allerton after Jon Stein, Williams and Callum Routledge all chipped in with goals while Page Celtic stay fifth despite a 4-1 win over fourth placed East Villa helped by a Dean Shacklock treble which was aided by a spot kick from James Croxton.