Tuesday morning miscellany by Maud | January 31st, 2006 R.I.P., Wendy Wasserstein. As the BBC’s Bleak House airs on PBS stations, Lance Mannion quotes from the Dickens novel. A hotel in Desert Hot Springs, CA, hosts a month-long birthday celebration for William S. Burroughs this month. (Thanks, Lauren.) The very private Harper Lee signs books. Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrMoreRedditPinterestEmailLinkedIn Comments are closed.