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The visual inspiration for Marianthi Doukas, the Smyrniot's wife. Marika Frantzeskopoulou was one of the first generation of women singers of the Smyrnaiko style rebetiko.

The Dreams of Italo Calvino by Jonathan Galassi | The New York Review of Books

“If our sex life were determined by our first youthful experiments, most of the world would be doomed to celibacy. In no area of human experience are human beings more convinced that something better can be had only if they persevere.” ― P.D. James, The Children of Men

LuLing as a young woman after immigrating to the United States. Her visa was approved because she was considered a Famous Visiting Artist.

New Directions Book #134 by Christopher Isherwood: A classic of 20th-century fiction, Berlin Stories inspired the Broadway musical and Oscar-winning film Cabaret . First published in the 1930s, The Berlin Stories contains two astonishing related novels, The Last of Mr. Norris and Goodbye to Berlin, which are recognized today as classics...

Women poets who were an integral part of Yiddish literary creativity in all of its major centers of the twentieth century, included Shifre Kholodenko in Kiev, Kadya Molodowsky (L) and Rajzel Zychlinski in Warsaw, Miriam Ulinover and Rikudah Potash in Lodz, Dvoyre Fogel in Lvov, Ida Maze (C), Rokhl Korn (R) and Chava Rosenfarb in Montreal, Malka Heifetz Tussman and Esther Shumiatcher in Los Angeles, and Sore Birnboym in Buenos Aires.


Famous Tap Dancers in History