Archive for the 'Obituaries' Category

García Márquez, Magical Realism Master

Friday, April 18th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Gabriel Garcia Marquez: 1927-2014 by Michael Jacobs in the New Republic on April 17, 2014,

Mickey Rooney, popular film star of the 1930s and 1940s, dies

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Mickey Rooney, popular film star of the 1930s and 1940s, dies By David Walsh on The World Socialist Web Site on April 8, 2014.

Mickey Rooney in 1945

Jim Hall Memorial Concert Coming to Blue Note April 18-20

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   Jim Hall Memorial Concert Coming to Blue Note April 18-20 Bill Frisell, Julian Lage, Scott Colley, Joey Baron & more to play By Jeff Tamarkin on the Jazz Times website on March 18, 2014.

YIVO News

Sunday, April 6th, 2014

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THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 | 7pm
מיקראָפֿאָן דכל דכפֿין
Open Mic in Yiddish!

OPEN MIC

אַ חול-המועד-הוליאַנקע! פֿאַרברענגט אַן אָוונט פֿון ייִדישע פֿאָרשטעלונגען מיטן באַקאַנטן שטערן פֿון דער ייִדישער בינע שיין בייקער, מרים־חיה סגל, שיינדל ראָמיין און חנה טעמפּל, און ווײַזט אַרויס אײַער ייִדישן טאַלאַנט בײַ אונדזער טאַלאַנטאַרניע. ברענגט אײַערע מוזיקאַלישע אינסטרומענטן, אײַערע לידער, מאָנאָלאָגן, מאַניפֿעסטאָס, פֿילמען – אַלץ אויף ייִדיש. מע דאַרף זיך פֿאַרשרײַבן 7 אַ זייגער, די טאַלאַנטאַרניע הייבט זיך אָן 7:30.ו

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Martin Bergmann Memorial 3-9-2014

Sunday, March 16th, 2014

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Click Here to View:   Martin Bergmann Memorial 3-9-2014 from Michael Bergmann on Vimeo. This Memorial to Martin S. Bergmann was held at the New York Psychoanalytic Society, March 9, 2014.

George Devereux: In Memorial

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

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Click Here to Read   George Devereux: In Memorial by Benjamin Kilborne in the Psychoanalytic Study of Society, Volume 17, pp. xi – xxxix, Part 1.

Click Here to Read:  George Devereux: In Memorial by Benjamin Kilborne in the Psychoanalytic Study of Society, Volume 17, pp. xi – xxxix, Part 2.

Click Here to Read:  Jimmy P.  on this website.

Maxine Kumin 1925-2014

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

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A Note from the Poetry Editor:

It came to my attention recently that some of you may have missed the  news that one of America’s most celebrated and beloved poets, Maxine Kumin, died in February of this year, at age 88, at her home in Warner, New Hampshire. An almost full-page obituary appeared in the New York Times on February 8. (more…)

In Memorial Jim Hall 1930-2013

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Jim Hall December 4, 1930 – December 10, 2013 website.


Click Here to Read:   In Memorial Jim Hall 1930-2013 in the New York City Jazz Record.

Click to find links to other remembrances:  Jim Hall 1930-2013.

 

Sigmund Freud Dies in England

Monday, February 24th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   English Translation of article titled Sigmund Freud Dies in England in the  Jewish Daily Forward on  September 24 or 25, 1939.

Click Here to Read: Original Article in Yiddish of Sigmund Freud Dies in England in Jewish Daily Forward on September 24 or 25, 1939.

 

 

Henry A. Murray

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Henry A. Murray  Brief life of a personality psychologist: 1893-1988 by Marshall J. Getz in the March-April 2014 of Harvard Magazine.

 

Kurt Eissler 1908 – 1999

Monday, February 17th, 2014

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Click Here Read: Kurt Eissler, 90, Director Of Sigmund Freud Archives By Sarah Boxer in The New York Times on  February 20, 1999.

Click Here to Read:  Obituary: Kurt Eissler by Jennifer Stone in the Independent on March 02, 1999.]

Click Here to Read:  The Lives They Lived: Kurt Eissler, b. 1908; Keeper of Freud’s Secrets By Janet Malcolm in The New York Times on  January 2, 2000.

 

February 20th is the 15th anniversary of Kurt Eissler’s death.

Sid Caesar 1922 – 2014

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Sid Caesar, Comedian of Comedians From TV’s Early Days, Dies at 91 By Mervyn Rothsteinand Peter Keepnews on Febuary 12, 2014.

Click Here to Read: Why Did I Become a Comic? He Inspired Me By Billy  Crystal in The New York Times on February 14, 2014.

Sid Caesar (seated left), Carl Reiner, Imogene Coca and Howard Morris, 1967. Associated Press

Shirley Temple Black 1928 – 2014

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: “NO; SHIRLEY TEMPLE ISN’T A COMMUNIST” – New York Herald Tribune, 1938 on posted by Justin Miller on Twitter.com

Click Here to Read:  Famed former child actress Shirley Temple dies By Ben Brumfield on the  CNN website on February 11, 2014.

Argentine poet Juan Gelman dies in Mexico City at 83

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Argentine poet Juan Gelman dies in Mexico City at 83 By Rafael Azul on the World Socialist Website on January 29, 2014.

Pete Seeger 1919-2014

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

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 Click Here to Listen to:  Pete Seeger – Estadio Chile on YouTube.

Click Here to Listen To:  QUINTE REGIMENTO by Pete Seeger ‘Songs of the Lincoln Brigade’ Album, songs from the 1937 Spanish civil war. The Lincoln Brigade was comprised of non-Spanish.. on the NME website.

Click Here to Read:  Folk singer, activist Pete Seeger dies at 94 By Joseph P. Kahn on the Boston Globe website on Janyar 28, 2013.

Click Here to Read:  Folk singer, activist Pete Seeger dies in NY on the AOL website on January 28th 2014.

Click Here to Read: Pete Seeger, Folk Legend, Dead at 94 By David Browne, Rolling Stone magazine on January 28. 2014.

Folk singer, activist Pete Seeger dies at 94

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Folk singer, activist Pete Seeger dies at 94 By Joseph P. Kahn on the Boston Globe website on Janyar 28, 2013.

Click Here to Read:  Folk singer, activist Pete Seeger dies in NY on the AOL website on January 28th 2014.

Click Here to Read:  Pete Seeger, Folk Legend, Dead at 94 By David Browne, Rolling Stone magazine on January 28. 2014.

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Martin S. Bergmann, Psychoanalyst and Woody Allen’s On-Screen Philosopher, Dies at 100

Monday, January 27th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Martin S. Bergmann, Psychoanalyst and Woody Allen’s On-Screen Philosopher, Dies at 100 By Margalit Foxjan in The New York Times on January 26, 2014.

Martin S. Bergmann in his New York psychoanalytic office.  His face became famous for a film. Sebastian Zimmermann, MD.

Jazz Master Jim Hall, 1930-2013

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Jazz Master Jim Hall, 1930-2013  on the Harvest Arts Blog website on December 11th, 2013.

An Obituary of Sigmund Freud

Friday, January 10th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   An Obituary of Sigmund Freud in the Forvets of  September 25 & 26,  1939.

Dr. Charles Magraw 1927-2014

Friday, January 10th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Dr. Charles Magraw, 87; actively opposed Vietnam War By Emma Stickgold in the Boston  Globe on  January 10, 2014