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Alice Munro has a unique place in Booker Prize history ; The Beggar Maid is the only short story collection to have been shortlisted, doing so in 1980.
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The magazine publishes fiction by emerging writers alongside more recognizable names, such as Woody Allen, Margaret Atwood, Haruki Murakami, Alice Munro, Don DeLillo, Mary Gaitskill, and Edward Albee ; as well as essays, including ones from Mario Vargas Llosa, David Mamet, Steven Spielberg, and Salman Rushdie.
Robertson Davies, Alice Munro, Barbara Gowdy, Timothy Findley and Margaret Atwood have all produced works that are notable exemplars of this form.
In subsequent decades the magazine published short stories by many of the most respected writers of the 20th and 21st centuries, including Ann Beattie, John Cheever, Roald Dahl, John McNulty, Alice Munro, Haruki Murakami, Vladimir Nabokov, John O ' Hara, Philip Roth, J. D. Salinger, Irwin Shaw, James Thurber, John Updike, Eudora Welty, and E. B.
This group, along with Alice Munro, who has been called the best living writer of short stories in English, were the first to elevate Canadian Literature to the world stage.
* " Too Much Happiness " ( 2009 ), short story by Alice Munro, published in the August 2009 issue of Harper's Magazine features Sofia as a main character.
The " Scaroons " is / are mentioned twice in The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper, as a place seen by Hawkeye ( Natty Bumppo ), Chingachgook and Uncas after they had departed Horicon ( the name used by Cooper for Lake George ) while traveling northward chasing Magua and his two captives, Cora and Alice Munro.
Based on the Alice Munro short story " The Bear Came Over the Mountain ", the movie was the first feature film directed by Christie's sometime co-star, Canadian actress Sarah Polley.
Authors such as Alice Munro and Carol Shields look at the everyday, but the bulk of Gowdy's work reflects upon the opposite.
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The Dodo achieved widespread recognition from its role in the story of Alice in Wonderland, and it has since become a fixture in popular culture, often as a symbol of extinction and obsolescence.
In these " true " states, the electron going to Bob always has spin values opposite to the electron going to Alice, but the values are otherwise completely random.
If Alice knows the true distribution p ( x ), while Bob believes ( has a prior ) that the distribution is q ( x ), then Bob will be more surprised than Alice, on average, upon seeing the value of X.
Alice Whealy, who supports the partial authenticity of the Testimonium, has rejected the arguments by Kenneth Olson regarding the total fabrication of the Testimonium by Eusebius, stating that Olson's analysis includes inaccurate readings of both the works of Josephus and Eusebius, as well as logical flaws in his argument.
James Tiptree Jr., Alice Hastings Bradley, Alice Davey, Ann Terry, Mrs. Huntington D. Sheldon, are all names that Alice B. Sheldon has used to identify herself.
When comparing authority, the name James Tiptree Jr. has more authority than Alice B. Sheldon due to the fact that male authors were more respected during Sheldon ’ s era.
Bob will know that Alice has transmitted a " 0 " if all his measurements will produce the same result ; otherwise, his measurements will have outcomes + 1 / 2 and − 1 / 2 with equal probability.
If her opponent has a weak hand or is bluffing, Alice expects no further bets or calls from her opponent.
With a symmetric key system, Alice first puts the secret message in a box, and locks the box using a padlock to which she has a key.
Another example has Alice and Bob both choosing a key at random, and then contacting each other to compare the depth of each notch on their keys.
That is, Alice has one half, a, and Bob has the other half, b. Let c denote the qubit Alice wishes to transmit to Bob.
So, Alice has two particles ( C, the one she wants to teleport, and A, one of the entangled pair ), and Bob has one particle, B.