The actress transforms completely into the mop-topped, irascible biographer Lee Israel, who infamously faked literary letters.
Just to be exact, this is not the original 1955 version with Lillian Hellman script. (More about that later.) Just to be
One story I enjoy sharing is about the staging of "Glitter and Be Gay" in our production. We were in an environmental set
Thousands of lasses learned from Parker's wise sasses.
Author Jennifer Brown Talks About How to Research a Novel, Conquering Rejection, and Writing Even When It Hurts
I'm addicted to book review porn the way some people ogle real estate ads, vacation brochures, or the latest iPhone gadgets. When I first read the advance reviews of Jennifer Brown's debut novel, Modern Girls, I knew this was a must-read.
In honor of Women’s History Month, here a dozen daring, groundbreaking women -- who also happen to have noteworthy names
Alexander Woollcott on Dorothy Parker: "She is a combination of Little Nell and Lady Macbeth." Telegram George S. Kaufman
Lisa Gardner is the New York Times bestselling author of crime thrillers with more than 22 million books in print. As Lisa Gardner, she's written an FBI Profiler series, as well as the Detective D.D. Warren series, and standalone novels. As Alicia Scott, she's written romance novels.
I was delighted to uncover the names and stories of the other members of the Vicious Circle, women that had fascinating and full lives.
Assembled from five short stories, various poems and book reviews, Engstrom skillfully recreates Dorothy Parker's cynical, sardonic, melancholy edge.
George, Dorothy and Noel -- the Weird, Wonderful and Merciless Wits of the 1920's Return to Manhattan ... and Not a Second too Soon.
How did an 8-year-old California lad with a lateral lisp develop enough of a lilting tongue to sing Coward's sophisticated lyrics?
Imagine the stigma endured by the following nine lady divorcées, who came of age prior to women's liberation. Employment prospects were limited, yet they forged remarkable professional legacies that have far outlasted any societal backlash they suffered from divorce.
Thank God for Nora Ephron. Before she came along, the primary role model for a smart, wise-cracking female writer was Dorothy Parker, known both her sharp wit and her unenviable life. (After too much drinking and too many bad relationships; she died a famous but unhappy woman.)
In an industry that has been difficult for women writers to establish themselves, let alone non-white writers, Dayna Lynne North has cemented a reputation as a significant voice in the growing ranks of terrific African-American TV writer/producers.