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(Biography) Karen. See Dinesen


(ˈblɪk sən)

Karen, Dinesen, Isak.
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Noun1.Blixen - Danish writer who lived in Kenya for 19 years and is remembered for her writings about Africa (1885-1962)Blixen - Danish writer who lived in Kenya for 19 years and is remembered for her writings about Africa (1885-1962)
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Then I'd invite a few people I admire like Stirling Moss, Robert Redford because I like his films, and Karen Blixen who wrote Out of Africa.
Ms Louise van Blixen at SG Securities said she was maintaining her forecast for the current year at pounds 9.
Bjornvig is primarily known abroad for his friendship with Karen Blixen (Isak Dinesen), described in his memoirs Pagten (1974; Eng.
Perhaps less striking is Mason's portrait of Baron Von Blixen in the character of "Rupp" (Baron Von Ruppman).
I feel like Karen Blixen in Out of Africa, drifting above the plains, then being met at the landing site with a champagne breakfast laid out on English crockery.
But some of the gloss went off his reputation when he was beaten at 5-1 on by Blixen on his debut at The Curragh on the eve of the Irish Derby.
A Karen Blixen la acabamos de conocer en Mexico, ademas de por las respectivas versiones filmicas de sus novelas Africa mia y El festin de Babette, esta ultima a traves de una conmovedora e impecable cinta que marco un nuevo despertar del cine danes, por el monologo La hija de Lucifer, del norteamericano William Luce.
Brogger, born in 1944, has the same flair for public relations as her great countrywoman Karen Blixen.
April is no Karen Blixen or Beryl Markham; she does not want to pilot planes or live on her own in Africa.
A tall reputation preceded him to the track and he disappointed when he was second to Blixen at the Curragh.
The Tirol filly, who is likely to be aimed at the Moyglare Stud Stakes, kept on well for Pat Shanahan to hold off the more experienced Resonate, with the fancied pair Blixen and Modigliani relegated to the minor money.