Dorothy Parker

Le Salon Annex: You Were Perfectly Fine by Dorothy Parker

Pearl Buck (1892-1973), writer, civil rights activist, winner 1938 Nobel Prize in Literature. Born Hillsboro, West Virginia to missionary parents. Taken to China at 3 months old. Graduated Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Lynchburg, VA, Phi Beta Kappa, 1914. Masters from Cornell University in 1925. In 1949, outraged that existing adoption services considered Asian and mixed-race children unadoptable, Buck established Welcome House, Inc., the first international, interracial adoption agency.

Pearl S. Buck - Nobel Prize in Literature 1938 "for her rich and truly epic descriptions of peasant life in China and for her biographical masterpieces" Read her beautifully written book, The Good Earth.

Virginia Woolf

“ Virginia Wolff smoking while reading. Photograph by Gisèle Freund (German, In London, Freund photographed Woolf with her cigarette holder and books, and Virginia and Leonard.

Marie Laurencin:  La liseuse 1913

artemisdreaming: La liseuse (The Reader), 1913 Marie Laurencin

Patti Smith: Godmother of punk

TOMBOY STYLE ICONS: PATTI SMITH Patti Smith was as important a style icon as she was an extraordinary musician. The dark tousled hair, oversized dress shirts, men’s blazers, worn-out denims, and black.

Anatomie d'un livrophage. un accro du livre

Anatomie d'un livrophage. un accro du livre

incidentalcomics: “ Fahrenheit 351 (After Ray Bradbury) ”

Funny: Fahrenheit 351 (comic) -- Here it is: a new comic from Grant Snider (Incidental Comics).

Marie-Hélène Branciard invente un style 2.0 - Cineartscene

Marie-Hélène Branciard invente un style 2.0 - Cineartscene

banniere 2eme Salon du livre en région Arnas

banniere 2eme Salon du livre en région Arnas

Reading - Lilla Cabot Perry via Ludecine https://twitter.com/ldcv2 https://fr.pinterest.com/ludecine/

Reading Lilla Cabot Perry (American, Oil on canvas. Perry worked in the Impressionist style, rendering portraits and landscapes in the free form manner of her mentor, Claude.

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