Because his father, Alexander Stirling Calder, received public commissions, the family traversed the country throughout Calder's childhood. Calder was encouraged to create, and from the age of eight he always had his own workshop wherever the family lived. For Christmas inCalder presented his parents with two of his first sculptures, a tiny dog and duck cut from a brass sheet and bent into formation. The duck is kinetic—it rocks back and forth when tapped.
All rights reserved Worldwide. May not be reproduced without permission. May be posted electronically provided that it is transmitted unaltered, in its entirety, and without charge. This latter term was also influenced by the word "Cabala" see below with its implications of secrecy and magic. Cabala, Cabbala, Kabbala, Qabbalah: Derived from the Hebrew word "qabbalah", meaning tradition, it was twisted in the Middle Ages to mean the World of Souls Jewish theosophyprotected by the "cabalists" -- those rabbis thought to have powerful magical secrets.
James Branch Cabell 14 Apr May American novelist and best-selling canonical fantasy author. His first novel, The Eagle's Shadow  was mundane, as was the manuscript for his second novel, Gallantry .
He became frustrated by the effort of describing locations he had never personally seen, and decided to create his own mythical country as a setting for further novels. Although he later wrote many books of nonfiction, and of poetry, he is best known for the epic series: A Comedy of Shirking" New York: McBride revised edition of novel New York: A Comedy of Appearances" New York: McBride revised edition of novel originally published New York: McBride originally published in New York: Harper now revized under the title "Gallantry: Dizain des Diversions" New York: A Comedy of Disenchantment" New York: A Comedy of Limitations" New York: McBride revised from edition New York: By the way, when asked how to pronouce his last name, he once stated: Collection  of 19 connected short stories by O.
George Washington Cable Short-story author and novelist best known for "local color" stories of New Orleans Creoles, some with a Fantasy element.
Guillermo Cabrera Infante Cain; specializes in Fantasy of genre: Since Cacus lived in Italy, some experts speculate that he and his sister Caca are remnants of an older pantheon, representing the God and Goddess of the heart-fire.
Jose Cadalso y Vasquez Museum,nonfiction Jack Cade born John Cade? English rebel, born in Ireland, claimant to kinship with York, acting under pseudonym Mortimer.
He led an insurrection -- "Cade's Rebellion" -- of 30, armed men of kent protesting King Henry VI's taxes and injustices. They succeeded in defeating the Royal Army, occupying London for two days in Julyand executing two Royal Ministers. Descending into plunder, they lost the support of the people.
Jack Cade tried to hold fast on the third day in London, but his army disperesed upon a promise of a pardon, he fled to Sussex, and was killed.
This story appears in: Not Fantasy as such, but listed here because Swift is so important in the history of Fantasy and Science Fiction. Bantam Spectra, Nov ; London: Bantam Spectra, Feb ; London: Harper Collins] winner of Arthur C.- Elizabeth Cady Stanton Elizabeth Cady Stanton was known as the "Daughter of the Revolution," which dealt with women's suffrage (Ward 92).
Stanton was born on November 12, , to Daniel Cady and Margaret Livingston. Elizabeth Cady Stanton was a brilliant activist-intellectual.
That nearly all of her ideas—that women are entitled to seek an education, to own property, to get a divorce, and to vote—are now commonplace is in large part because she worked tirelessly to extend the nation’s promise of radical individualism to women/5.
Academy of Social Sciences ASS The United Kingdom Association of Learned Societies in the Social Sciences formed in gave rise to the Academy of Learned Societies for the Social Sciences incorporated , which became the Academy of Social Sciences on ASS Commission on the Social Sciences Notes from the meeting on by Ron Johnston.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton () was the nineteenth century's most prominent proponent of women's legal and social equality. In , she and others organized the first national woman's rights convention in Seneca Falls, New York.
Stanton, an agent for the American Anti-Slavery Society and an eloquent speaker for the immediate abolition of slavery, turned Elizabeth's life upside down. In , they married against her parents' wishes departing immediately on a honeymoon to the World's Anti-Slavery convention in London.
The Woman's Bible is a two-part non-fiction book, written by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and a committee of 26 women, published in and to challenge the traditional position of religious orthodoxy that woman should be subservient to man.