Definition of Karen Blixen

1. Noun. Danish writer who lived in Kenya for 19 years and is remembered for her writings about Africa (1885-1962).

Exact synonyms: Baroness Karen Blixen, Blixen, Dinesen, Isak Dinesen
Generic synonyms: Author, Writer



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Karen
Karen Blixen (current term)
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Karl Alex Muller
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Literary usage of Karen Blixen

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Kenya and Tanzania by Claude Herve-Bazin, Judith Farr (2000)
"you offer buckets of cereals to the giant creatures—giving you the rare chance of a close-up view of a tongue 45 cm (18 in) long. Karen Blixen Museum In the ..."

2. Adventure Guide to Costa Rica by Bruce Conord (2005)
"Out of Africa, Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen), 1885-1962 The Inter-American Highway bobs and weaves its way down the mountains on its way to Panama. ..."

3. Adventure Guide Scandinavia by Henrik Berezin (2006)
"The inn was eventually made into a private home and one of Denmark's most famous writers, Karen Blixen, grew up in the house in the late 19th century, ..."

4. Kenya by Eva Ambros (1999)
"... the Karen Blixen Museum, the Snake Farm or Giraffe Farm (Gogò Falls Lane. 1 km from the main entrance of Nairobi National Park; open Mon-Fri 4 to 5:30 ..."

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