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Stacy Zellmann <[log in to unmask]>
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Tue, 14 Nov 2000 12:23:23 -0600
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Stacy Zellmann
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University of Minnesota Press
111 Third Avenue South, Suite 290
Minneapolis, MN 55401-2520


Celebrate Louise Brooks's birthday on November 14!  The University of
Minnesota Press recently published her collected writings and her
captivating biography.

Lulu in Hollywood: Expanded Edition
by Louise Brooks
Introduction by Kenneth Tynan

New to this edition is the revelatory "Why I Will Never Write My Memoirs" by
Brooks and "The Girl in the Black Helmet" by Kenneth Tynan, which brought
about the revival of interest in her work and was the best discussion of
Brooksıs film work to appear in her lifetime.

"Brooks is brilliantly perceptive and articulate on everything from the art
of film directing to the comedy of W. C. Fields." New York Times

"A minor classic." Film Quarterly

$19.95  Paperback  ISBN 0-8166-3731-8
For more, visit the book's webpage:

Louise Brooks
A Biography
by Barry Paris

"Louise Brooks is not simply a summary of her movie plots and love affairs
but a serious work of film and social history." New York magazine

$19.95  Paperback  ISBN 0-8166-3781-4
For more, visit the book's webpage:

These books are available at bookstores or from the University of Minnesota
Press at 1-800-621-2736.

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