The death on this day March, of David Herbert Lawrence (known as D H Lawrence) novelist and poet. He died from tuberculosis in Vence, France, at the age of His books include Lady Chatterley's Lover, Women In Love and Sons and Lovers
Nadine Gordimer - South African writer and 1991 Nobel Prize Winner in Literature. Activist who dealt with moral and racial issues, particularly apartheid in South Africa. She was also active in HIV/AIDS causes.
The Chromatic Typewriter- Washington-based painter Tyree Callahan modified a 1937 Underwood Standard typewriter, replacing the letters and keys with color pads and hued labels to create a functional “painting” device called the Chromatic Typewriter
1926 Vanessa Bell’s daughter, Angelica (third from right), at school. Their teacher is Marjorie Strachey, the sister of Lytton Strachey, who was Virginia and Vanessa’s good friend and a fellow member of the Bloomsbury group.