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Turner

1. J(oseph) M(allord) W(illiam). 1775--1851, British landscape painter; a master of water colours. He sought to convey atmosphere by means of an innovative use of colour and gradations of light
2. Nat. 1800--31, US rebel slave, who led (1831) Turner's Insurrection, the only major slave revolt in US history: executed
3. Robert Edward III, known as Ted. born 1938, US broadcasting executive and yachtsman; chairman of Turner Broadcasting (1970--96), founder of Cable News Network (1980), and vice-chairman of Time Warner from 1996
4. Tina, real name Annie Mae Bullock. born 1940, US rock singer who performed (1958--75) with her then husband Ike Turner (born 1931) and later as a solo act. Her recordings include "River Deep, Mountain High" (1966) and "Simply the Best" (1991)
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Employing tenets of psychoanalytic theory in her examination of these two texts, Davis convincingly shows that both authors are driven to know (biblically and otherwise) the Nat Turners they (re)invent.
Davis informs her readings of these six white authors, their texts, and their Nat Turners by astutely applying a variety of tenets from critical theorists, historians, analytic psychologists, and literary critics.
The Turners are the owners of Elements Furniture store in Studio City and Solana Beach.
The dining room table is one beloved French country antique that has given the Turners great enjoyment.
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 17, 1995--The Turner Corporation (AMEX:TUR), the nations leading general builder, was named the number one hospital and healthcare builder for the tenth consecutive year according to Modern Healthcare magazine.
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 6, 1995--The Turner Corporation (AMEX:TUR), the nations leading general builder, today announced that construction costs will see continued increases in the second quarter of 1995.
With more than sixty percent of Turners business coming from repeat clients, the Company is a recognized industry leader in providing quality service in diverse markets.
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--February 2, 1995--The Turner Corporation (AMEX:TUR), the nations leading general builder, today announced that it has been awarded a $65 million design-build contract from the Department of the Navy for the new Naval Air Systems Command Headquarters at the Naval Air Station at Patuxtent River, Maryland.
through an innovative partnership with Turner South, the leading regional television network focused on the southern U.
The television program, currently being developed by John Parry, vice president and executive producer for Turner South, will showcase a mixture of traditional and alternative Southern delicacies reflecting the rich culinary heritage of this historic Southern region.
The Indigo Girls, Shawn Colvin, Hootie & the Blowfish's Darius Rucker and Heart's Ann Wilson will headline Turner South's first live concert event, TURNER SOUTH LIVE: A CONCERT FROM MUSIC MIDTOWN, Saturday, May 5, from 8-10 p.
David Rudolph has been named vice president and general manager of Turner South, it was announced today by Bradley J.