Tina Baker is a broadcaster and journalist and a leading British soap opera and TV critic. She has featured on many TV programmes such as, Coronation Street Secrets, The Good Soap Guide, How Soaps Changed the World, Big Brother's Big Mouth, and The Top 100 TV Christmas Crackers. She is well known as the soap expert on the morning television programme GMTV and is member of the judging panel on the annual British Soap Awards. Tina worked as a presenter/reporter on TV-am in the 1980s.
William Walsh (1663–1708) was an English poet and critic, son of Joseph Walsh of Abberley Hall, Worcestershire. He entered Wadham College, Oxford, as a gentleman commoner in 1678. Leaving the university without a degree, he settled in his native county, and was returned MP for Worcestershire in 1698, 1701 and 1702. In 1705 he sat for Richmond, Yorkshire.
William H. Tucker is a professor of psychology at Rutgers University and the author of several books critical of race science. Tucker received his bachelor's degree from Bates College in 1967, and his master's and doctorate from Princeton University. He joined the faculty at Rutgers University in 1970 and has been there since. Tucker was a Psychometric Fellow for three years at Princeton, a position subsidized by Educational Testing Service.
Joe Queenan (born November 3, 1950) is a humorist, critic and author from Philadelphia who graduated from Saint Joseph's University. He has written for numerous publications, such as Spy Magazine, TV Guide, Movieline, The Guardian and the New York Times Book Review.
Dilip Purushottam Chitre (17 September 1938 – 10 December 2009) was one of the foremost Indian writers and critics to emerge in the post Independence India. Apart from being a very important bilingual writer, writing in Marathi and English, he was also a painter and filmmaker.
Arnold Lionel Haskell (19 July 1903, London - 14 November 1980, Bath) was a British dance critic who founded the Camargo Society in 1930, and Sadler's Wells Ballet School in 1947. He became fascinated by ballet when his mother prevailed on him to come with her to see the thirteen year old Alicia Markova at Seraphine Astafieva's studio in Chelsea.
The MN Spoken Word Association (MNSWA) is a spoken word organization based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, cofounded in 2000 by spoken word artists, E. G. Bailey and Shá Cage, and choreographer Leah Nelson. Spearheaded by many of the leading spoken word artists in Minnesota, it was created to foster and support the spoken word community in Minnesota. In August 2001, MNSWA presented the first spoken word conference, Singers of Daybreak, a two day dialogue on the art form of spoken word.
There are many mythological anecdotes of Ganesha. Ganesha's elephant head makes him easy to identify. He is worshipped as the lord of beginnings and as the lord of obstacles, the patron of arts and sciences, and the god of intellect and wisdom. In his survey of Ganesha's rise to prominence in Sanskrit literature, Ludo Rocher notes that: Above all, one cannot help being struck by the fact that the numerous stories surrounding Gaṇeśa concentrate on an unexpectedly limited number of incidents.