Posts Tagged: Zelda Fitzgerald

VISIBLE: Women Writers of Color: Tara Betts

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Tara Betts discusses her newest collection, Break the Habit, the burden placed on black women artists to be both artist and activist, and why writing is rooted in identity. ...more

Paris and All That Jazz

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While Fitzgerald’s haunts have certainly evolved over the years, and some have disappeared altogether, visitors to Paris can still relive the old-fashioned glamor of Fitzgerald’s Paris. It requires imagination, champagne, and a touch of despair. 

In an article for Travel + Leisure, Jess McHugh writes about the Paris of F.

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Happy Belated Birthday, Zelda Fitzgerald

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In honor of her would’ve-been 113th birthday, check out Gothamist’s collection of photos and footage of Zelda (and F. Scott) Fitzgerald.

Okay, okay—her birthday was a week ago, so this isn’t the timeliest post in the world.

Still, it’s fascinatingly bittersweet to see video of the couple before their marriage unraveled and Zelda died in a psychiatric institution.

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The Sunday Rumpus Interview: Kate Zambreno

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"I’m exposing faultlines, dealing especially with rhetoric. Showing that heterosexuality is a disease, or at least its inheritance." Novelist, theorist, historian and blog-girl, Kate Zambreno gives up a meaty, definitive interview. ...more