Nora Ephron dies at 71

nora-ephron-120.jpgScreenwriter, author and filmmaker Nora Ephron died of leukemia Tuesday night in New York.

She wrote and directed a number of popular films including Julie & Julia and Sleepless in Seattle, and her books included the novel Heartburn, a roman à clef about her marriage to Washington Post reporter Carl Bernstein; and the popular essay collections I Feel Bad About My Neck and I Remember Nothing.

You can listen to Nora's 2010 interview with Q host Jian Ghomeshi in the audioclip below.

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Fans of the writer have been posting tributes online since the news broke Tuesday night. Here's a collection of those missives.