Interesting figures in American literature доклад по теме Английский язык

Доклад раскрывает тему " Interesting figures in American literature ".
Презентация поможет подготовится к предмету Английский язык, может быть полезна как ученикам и студентам, так и преподавателям.
Материал представлен на 20 страницах, оформлен в виде презентации, доступен для скачивания и просмотра онлайн.

Навигация по документу

Страница №1
Interesting figures in American literature
Страница №2
Danielle Fernande Dominique Muriel Shuleyn Emily Steele (born Danielle Fernande Dominique Muriel Emily Schuelein-Steel, b. Aug. 14, 1947 in New York, USA) - the author of numerous novels have become bestsellers. The total circulation of her books to date is more than 125 million copies. She has sold over 550 million books (2005 data). Her novels were best-seller list, "New York Times" 390 weeks. 23 of its stories were ekranizirovanny.
Danielle Fernande Dominique Muriel Shuleyn Emily Steele (born Danielle Fernande Dominique Muriel Emily Schuelein-Steel, b. Aug. 14, 1947 in New York, USA) - the author of numerous novels have become bestsellers. The total circulation of her books to date is more than 125 million copies. She has sold over 550 million books (2005 data). Her novels were best-seller list, "New York Times" 390 weeks. 23 of its stories were ekranizirovanny.
Страница №3
Born in New York City into a wealthy family. Secondary education in France, and in 1963 she graduated from design school, then studied at New York University (1963-67). She worked in advertising agencies since 1980 - a professional writer. Danielle Steele literary debut was in 1980. To date, she has published more than forty novels, each of which instantly hit the bestseller lists. The total circulation of her books to date is over 125000000 copies. Steele put on the books 21 film, including "Memories", "Zoe", "Jewelry", "Palomino", etc. About Danielle Steel says: "My novels rejects criticism - but the reader likes them. I - the real publishing phenomenon. "
Born in New York City into a wealthy family. Secondary education in France, and in 1963 she graduated from design school, then studied at New York University (1963-67). She worked in advertising agencies since 1980 - a professional writer. Danielle Steele literary debut was in 1980. To date, she has published more than forty novels, each of which instantly hit the bestseller lists. The total circulation of her books to date is over 125000000 copies. Steele put on the books 21 film, including "Memories", "Zoe", "Jewelry", "Palomino", etc. About Danielle Steel says: "My novels rejects criticism - but the reader likes them. I - the real publishing phenomenon. "
Страница №4
Harry Harrison
Harry Harrison (born Henry Maxwell Dempsey; March 12, 1925 – August 15, 2012) was an American science fiction (SF) author, best known for his character the Stainless Steel Rat and for his novel Make Room! Make Room! (1966). The latter was the rough basis for the motion picture Soylent Green (1973). Harrison was (with Brian Aldiss) the co-president of the Birmingham Science Fiction Group.
Harry Harrison Harry Harrison (born Henry Maxwell Dempsey; March 12, 1925 – August 15, 2012) was an American science fiction (SF) author, best known for his character the Stainless Steel Rat and for his novel Make Room! Make Room! (1966). The latter was the rough basis for the motion picture Soylent Green (1973). Harrison was (with Brian Aldiss) the co-president of the Birmingham Science Fiction Group.
Страница №5
Информация вложена в изображении слайда
Страница №6
Информация вложена в изображении слайда
Страница №7
His most widely considered a social novel Myra Breckenridge, his most famous historical novels, including Julian, Burr, and Lincoln. His third novel, The city and the pillar (1948), outraged conservative critics as one of the first major American novels to show unambiguous homosexuality. Vidal has always rejected the terms "homosexual" and "heterosexual" as initially false, arguing that the vast majority of people have the potential to be a pansexual. His screenwriting credits include the epic historical drama, Ben-Hur (1959), in which he claimed that he had written a "gay story." Ben-Hur won the Oscar for best film.
At the time of his death he was the last of the generation of American writers who served during World War II, including Salinger, Kurt Vonnegut, Norman Mailer and Joseph Heller. Perhaps best remembered for his acerbic wit, he called himself a "gentleman bitch" and was described as a response to the 20 th century to Oscar Wilde.
His most widely considered a social novel Myra Breckenridge, his most famous historical novels, including Julian, Burr, and Lincoln. His third novel, The city and the pillar (1948), outraged conservative critics as one of the first major American novels to show unambiguous homosexuality. Vidal has always rejected the terms "homosexual" and "heterosexual" as initially false, arguing that the vast majority of people have the potential to be a pansexual. His screenwriting credits include the epic historical drama, Ben-Hur (1959), in which he claimed that he had written a "gay story." Ben-Hur won the Oscar for best film. At the time of his death he was the last of the generation of American writers who served during World War II, including Salinger, Kurt Vonnegut, Norman Mailer and Joseph Heller. Perhaps best remembered for his acerbic wit, he called himself a "gentleman bitch" and was described as a response to the 20 th century to Oscar Wilde.
Страница №8
Paul Benjamin Auster (born February 3, 1947) is an American author whose writing blends absurdism, existentialism, crime fiction, and the search for identity and personal meaning in works such as The New York Trilogy (1987), Moon Palace (1989), The Music of Chance (1990), The Book of Illusions (2002), and The Brooklyn Follies (2005). Auster was born in Newark, New Jersey,[4] to Jewish middle class parents of Polish descent, Queenie (née Bogat) and Samuel Auster. He grew up in South Orange, New Jersey  and Newark and graduated from Columbia High School in Maplewood.
Paul Auster
Paul Benjamin Auster (born February 3, 1947) is an American author whose writing blends absurdism, existentialism, crime fiction, and the search for identity and personal meaning in works such as The New York Trilogy (1987), Moon Palace (1989), The Music of Chance (1990), The Book of Illusions (2002), and The Brooklyn Follies (2005). Auster was born in Newark, New Jersey,[4] to Jewish middle class parents of Polish descent, Queenie (née Bogat) and Samuel Auster. He grew up in South Orange, New Jersey and Newark and graduated from Columbia High School in Maplewood. Paul Auster
Страница №9
After graduating from Columbia University in 1970, he moved to Paris, France where he earned a living translating French literature. Since returning to the U.S. in 1974, he has published poems, essays, and novels of his own, as well as translations of French writers such as Stéphane Mallarmé and Joseph Joubert.
He and his second wife, writer Siri Hustvedt (the daughter of professor and scholar Lloyd Hustvedt, were married in 1981, and they live in Brooklyn.[4] Together they have one daughter, Sophie Auster. Previously, Auster was married to the writer, Lydia Davis. They have one son together, Daniel Auster.
He is also the vice-president of PEN American Center.
After graduating from Columbia University in 1970, he moved to Paris, France where he earned a living translating French literature. Since returning to the U.S. in 1974, he has published poems, essays, and novels of his own, as well as translations of French writers such as Stéphane Mallarmé and Joseph Joubert. He and his second wife, writer Siri Hustvedt (the daughter of professor and scholar Lloyd Hustvedt, were married in 1981, and they live in Brooklyn.[4] Together they have one daughter, Sophie Auster. Previously, Auster was married to the writer, Lydia Davis. They have one son together, Daniel Auster. He is also the vice-president of PEN American Center.
Страница №10
Информация вложена в изображении слайда
Страница №11
Информация вложена в изображении слайда
Страница №12
Информация вложена в изображении слайда
Страница №13
After college, Sparks wanted to become a lawyer, also worked as an estate agent, a waiter, a salesperson on the phone.
In his free time, he began to write the novel "The Notebook." Two years later, the novel was seen literary agent Theresa Park, who has made the signing of the contract for one million dollars for the publication. "The Notebook" was released in October 1996 and topped the list of best-selling books New York Times in the first week of sales.
Sparks later wrote several best-sellers. Seven novels were ekranizovany: "Message in a Bottle" (1999), "A Walk to Remember" (2002), "The Notebook" (2004), "Nights in Rodanthe" (2008), "Dear John" (2010) and "The Last Song "(2010)," Lucky "(2012). We are currently filming two more movies in his novels.
After college, Sparks wanted to become a lawyer, also worked as an estate agent, a waiter, a salesperson on the phone. In his free time, he began to write the novel "The Notebook." Two years later, the novel was seen literary agent Theresa Park, who has made the signing of the contract for one million dollars for the publication. "The Notebook" was released in October 1996 and topped the list of best-selling books New York Times in the first week of sales. Sparks later wrote several best-sellers. Seven novels were ekranizovany: "Message in a Bottle" (1999), "A Walk to Remember" (2002), "The Notebook" (2004), "Nights in Rodanthe" (2008), "Dear John" (2010) and "The Last Song "(2010)," Lucky "(2012). We are currently filming two more movies in his novels.
Страница №14
Информация вложена в изображении слайда
Страница №15
Информация вложена в изображении слайда
Страница №16
Dan Brown

Dan Brown (born Dan Brown; born. Jun. 22, 1964, Exeter, New Hampshire, USA) - American author, journalist and musician.
Written several famous works, including "The Da Vinci Code" and "Angels and Demons", telling the secrets of the society, symbolism, zmovah.Narodyvsya in New Hampshire (USA) June 22, 1964. The father of the writer - Professor of Mathematics, mother - a professional musician.
Dan Brown Dan Brown (born Dan Brown; born. Jun. 22, 1964, Exeter, New Hampshire, USA) - American author, journalist and musician. Written several famous works, including "The Da Vinci Code" and "Angels and Demons", telling the secrets of the society, symbolism, zmovah.Narodyvsya in New Hampshire (USA) June 22, 1964. The father of the writer - Professor of Mathematics, mother - a professional musician.
Страница №17
Brown graduated from Phillips-Exeter akadamiyu and Amherst College. After education goes to California, where he started a career musician. Writes multiple albums. 1993 returned to New Hampshire, where he began teaching English at Amherst College.
Since 1998 engaged in literary pursuits. His first novel, "Digital Fortress" becomes a best seller on the internet.
The writer also engaged in journalism - printed regularly in publications such as "Newsweek", «TIME», «Forbes», «People», «GQ», «The New Yorker».
Brown graduated from Phillips-Exeter akadamiyu and Amherst College. After education goes to California, where he started a career musician. Writes multiple albums. 1993 returned to New Hampshire, where he began teaching English at Amherst College. Since 1998 engaged in literary pursuits. His first novel, "Digital Fortress" becomes a best seller on the internet. The writer also engaged in journalism - printed regularly in publications such as "Newsweek", «TIME», «Forbes», «People», «GQ», «The New Yorker».
Страница №18
Margaret Mitchell 
Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949) was one of the most famous American writers with the publication of her novel "Gone with the Wind" in 1936. She drew from her own background as a woman growing up in the South, but it is also based his story on the controversial history of the South.
Margaret Mitchell Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949) was one of the most famous American writers with the publication of her novel "Gone with the Wind" in 1936. She drew from her own background as a woman growing up in the South, but it is also based his story on the controversial history of the South.
Страница №19
Информация вложена в изображении слайда
Страница №20
Prepared
9 B class
Sarnenski District Lyceum "Leader"
Prepared 9 B class Sarnenski District Lyceum "Leader"