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The Many Lives of Marilyn Monroe

Author: Churchwell, Sarah

Publisher: Picador

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The Many Lives of Marilyn Monroe :

There are many Marilyns: sex goddess and innocent child, crafty manipulator and dumb blonde, liberated woman and tragic loner. The Many Lives of Marilyn Monroe reviews the unreliable and unverifiable--but highly significant--stories that have framed this Hollywood legend, all the while revealing the meanings behind the American myths that have made Marilyn what she is today.

In incisive and passionate prose, cultural critic Sarah Churchwell uncovers the shame, belittlement, and anxiety that we bring to the story of a woman we supposedly adore and, in the process, rescues a Marilyn Monroe who is far more complicated and credible than the one we think we know.

Category   Subject
Biography & Autobiography   Entertainment & Performing Arts
Biography & Autobiography   Women

ISBN 13:9780312425654
ISBN 10:0312425651
Size:8.56" l x 5.50" w x 0.99" h
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