in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
March 2013; p ublished online January 2011 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Voice; Blues; Jazz; Literature. 1687 words.
Melly, (Alan) George Heywood (1926–2007), writer and singer, was born on 17 August 1926 at The Grange, St Michael's Hamlet, Toxteth, Liverpool, the elder son and eldest of three children of...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Journalism; Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music. 2867 words.
Sandburg, Carl (06 January 1878–22 July 1967), poet, writer, and folk musician, was born Carl August Sandburg in Galesburg, Illinois, the son of August Sandburg, a railroad blacksmith’s...