El Jardín de las Dudas, de Fernando Savater. Es la historia de una dama francesa establecida en España de nombre Carolina de Beauregard, Condesa de Montoro, que, luego de admitir su alto grado de aburrimiento, decide enviar una carta al intelectual Voltaire con el fin de que éste no la deje morir de hastío y le narre su historia como filósofo y pensador http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_jard%C3%ADn_de_las_dudas
Eliza Lucas Pinckney(December 28, 1722–1793) changed agriculture in colonial South Carolina, where she developed indigo as one of its most important cash crops. Its cultivation and processing as dye produced one-third the total value of the colony's exports before the Revolutionary War. Manager of three plantations at age 16, Pinckney had a major impact on the economy. She was the first woman to be inducted into South Carolina's Business Hall of Fame.
Ramona Big Eagle, M.Ed. (Tuscarora/Cherokee) is an Oral Historian and Legend Keeper of the Tuscarora Nation of North Carolina. Her workshops and programs of American Indian culture and history delivered through the art of Storytelling, authentic artifacts, music, drumming, dance, and crafts have been educating and empowering audiences of all ages since 1976.
Suebsaeng writes: On Tuesday, several Republican members of the House of Representatives voted against renaming a post office in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, after Maya Angelou, an acclaimed writer and civil-rights activist.