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Particular Passions Talks With Women Who Have Shaped Our Times

Lynn Gilbert

Particular Passions Talks With Women Who Have Shaped Our Times

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Published by Clarkson N. Potter, Inc./Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Women,
  • Women In The U.S.,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Success,
  • Biography,
  • U.S

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7690492M
    ISBN 100517543710
    ISBN 109780517543719
    OCLC/WorldCa6981498

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Particular passions: talks with women who have shaped our times. [Lynn Gilbert; Gaylen Moore;] -- Interviews with Lillian Hellman, Agnes de Mille, Margaret Mead, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Gloria Steinem, Billie Jean King, Bella Abzug, Diana Particular Passions Talks With Women Who Have Shaped Our Times book, Julia Child, Sylvia Porter.

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But part of the credit must go. Gilbert, who just celebrated her 80th birthday and is arguably an icon in her own right, photographed famous women in the late s for her book “. This eBook is a chapter from the book 'PARTICULAR PASSIONS: Talks With Women Who Have Shaped Our Times' by Lynn Gilbert and Gaylen Moore, originally published in by Clarkson Potter.

The following are reviews of the original book/5(13). ― Grace Murray Hopper via Lynn Gilbert, Particular Passions: Talks With Women Who Have Shaped Our Times “I think the revolutionary role of a writer is to make language that makes coalition possible, language that makes us see things in a new way.”Author: Lynn Gilbert.

TALKS WITH WOMEN WHO SHAPED OUR TIMES Every story in the book is an inspiration. This book Particular Passions: Grace Murray Hopper. Dedication To the women of the past, who made a difference, the women of today who keep the goal of equality aloft.

Her interest in portraiture developed into a series titled “Illustrious Women ” that became the photographic accompaniment of the book of oral biographies, Particular Passions: Talks with Women Who Shaped Our Times, published The book recounts the rich oral histories of forty-two pioneering women of the twentieth century from the arts and sciences, athletics and law, mathematics and politics, and includes.

In an interview in Particular Passions: Talks with Women Who Have Shaped Our Times, Porter said, “I like to think I’ve contributed in some way to the increasing willingness of the American public to take on the responsibilities of the economy.”. Particular Passions: Talks with Women Who Have Shaped Our Times ().

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Ada Louise Huxtable's oral biography, by Lynn Gilbert, is included in Particular Passions: Talk With Women Who Shaped Our Times. Through the years, she became such an important figure for the architectural world that she was invited to be involved in numerous juries and committees. Lynn Gilbert’s most popular book is Particular Passions: Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Women of Wisdom).

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Lynn Gilbert, photographer and author. 'The Silk Road: Then and Now'documents the traditional houses of Turkey. 'Particular Passions: Talks with Women who Have Shaped Our Times'shares the iconic portraits and oral histories of women including Billie Jean King, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Gloria Steinem, Betty Friedan and Diana Vreeland.

Photographed by Lynn Gilbert in the years between and for Particular Passions: Talks with Women Who Shaped Our Times, the portfolio features twelve pioneering women of the 20th century from the arts and sciences, politics and law, mathematics and athletics, who blazed paths in traditionally male fields, opening doors for future.

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She has a one-man show Along the Silk Road scheduled for October at the Godwin-Ternbach Museum in New York. 41 quotes from Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 'When I'm sometimes asked when will there be enough [women on the Supreme Court] and I say, 'When there are nine,' people are shocked. But there'd been nine men, and nobody's ever raised a question about that.', 'My mother told me to be a lady.

And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent', and 'Fight for the things that you care about. Bibliografi i urval. Lynn Gilbert och Gaylen Moore: Particular passions: talks with women who have shaped our times, C.N. Potter, New YorkISBN Lynn Gilbert: The Silk Road: Then and Now, Lynn Gilbert, Inc.,New YorkISBN Källor.

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