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Colbert’s Maurice Sendak tribute: ‘I Am a Pole’ released, coincidentally, on day of author’s death

3 years agoArts : Arts Post

Maurice Sendak, who died Tuesday at the age of 83, will be remembered for his wit and honesty — thanks in part to his appearance earlier this year on “The Colbert Report.” On the talk show, he lamented the “abysmal” state of children’s literature today and admitted he liked children “as few and far between as I like adults.” Read full article >>
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Remembering Maurice Sendak's wild side onstage

Arts : Culture Monster (3 years ago)

Though best remembered for his childhood-defining work"Where the Wild Things Are,"Maurice Sendak's uniquely skewed view will also be missed on stages around the world. The children's book illustrator and author died Tuesday at age 8... Read Post

Remembering Maurice Sendak through his Stephen Colbert interview

Entertainment / Television : Show Tracker (3 years ago)

Maurice Sendak died on Tuesday at age 83. One of Maurice Sendak's most memorable final interviews was with Stephen Colbert on "The Colbert Report." Read Post

Maurice Sendak dies at age 83

Entertainment : Lifeline Live (3 years ago)

Famous and beloved children's author Maurice Sendak, has died at age 83. Read Post

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