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Elizabeth Janeway (1913–2005)


After her family lost their savings in the Depression, she temporarily discontinued her college education. She got a job writing ad copy for department store Abraham & Straus, and processed orders for the Book of the Month Club. See more trivia »


(age 91) in Rye, New York, USA

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Liberals are so darned immature. Too many of them have been convinced that power corrupts always. They are well-meaning people afraid to take action.


She began as a best-selling novelist, and became a noted critic and advocate of the women's movement. As a book reviewer, she defended the artistic merits of Nabokov's "Lolita", among other controversial books. As president of the Authors Guild in the 1960s, she addressed lawmakers about copyright protection. She was also a judge for the Pulitzer Prizes and the National Book Awards. See more »

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