Trimalchio, the original Gatsby story

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
artwork by Zelda Fitzgerald

Have you read Trimalchio yet? No? Don’t worry, not too many people have until recent years. It’s the first edition and working title of The Great Gatsby. It…

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something for the weekend : Clara Bow

Friday, March 1, 2013

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Clara Bow: a biography

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Born on July 29, 1905 in Brooklyn, New York, Clara Bow is the queen of silent film and one of the most popular Hollywood movie actresses ever. She…

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Frankie Manning, swing dance legend

Saturday, May 26, 2012

Swing dancing lindy hopping legend Frankie Manning died in 2009 aged 94. His contribution to the swing dance revival of the mid-1980s onwards has made him a legend…

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