But Who Is the Dreamer? Each of his films in this period tells two stories, one masking the other:
The notorious autobiography on which the film of the same name is loosely based. John Szwed, Billie Holiday: Offers a portrait of Lady Day as artist and mythmaker rather than tragic victim. Chris Ingham, Billie Holiday; Unanimous. Black Americans of achievment series. Compilation of various, mostly hard to find writings on Billie.
John White, Billie Holiday; Spellmount. The tragedy and triumph of Lady Day. A model of biographical writing, much previously unknown material. Thoroughly researched chronicle of Billies time in Paris and Novel, not published in English. A groundbreaking study that confronts the myths.
Superbly illustrated; scholarly and enlightened. A near definite account. Small Format, An introduction in the Jazz Masters series. Biography to accompany a Time Life record set.
Small format book to accompany mini CD from Italy. Magdalena Alagna, Billie Holiday; Rosen. A novel about Billie in French. Sylvia Fol, Billie Holiday; Folio. A fine collection of essays and criticism. Includes an obituary of Billie.
Scholarly research into the sociology of blues and jazz from female standpoint. An anthology of various women singers, part of a stageshow. Another essay by Glen Coulter, reviewing Billie records. Personal stories from the great jazz writer.
Adventures involving the writer and Billie on tour in England Roy Carr, Jazz Singers; Hamlyn. Glossy, large format introduction to jazz vocalists.
Francis Davis, Outcats; Oxford Univ. Warm portraits of five singers including Billie. A wonderful survey of vocal art. Kitty Grime, Jazz Voices; Quartet. A patchwork of interviews with jazz people, a chapter about Billie. Award-winning poet and professor excellent book—a fictional verse memoir.The Death of the Moth.
Moths that fly by day are not properly to be called moths; they do not excite that pleasant sense of dark autumn nights and ivy-blossom which the commonest yellow-underwing asleep in the shadow of the curtain never fails to rouse in us.
🔥Citing and more! Add citations directly into your paper, Check for unintentional plagiarism and check for writing mistakes. In a remote corner of El Salvador, investigators uncovered the remains of a horrible crime — a crime that Washington had long denied.
The villagers of El Mozote had the misfortune to find themselves in the path of the Salvadoran Army's anti-Communist crusade. Introduction Blue Remembered Hills is a play set in written by Dennis Potter. It studies a group of seven-year-olds playing in the Forest of Dean one summer afternoon until the character Donald, or better known as “Donald Duck” by his friends, is burned to death as a result of the other childrens’ actions.
By the numbers: 20 CDs featuring more than acts performing more than songs, clocking in at more than 25 hours of recordings packaged in a heavy-duty box with a deeply detailed and spectacularly illustrated page book, altogether weighing in at a healthy 9 pounds.
Paul Kingsnorth is a writer and poet living in Cumbria, England. He is the author of several books, including the poetry collection Kidland and his fictional debut The Wake, winner of the Gordon Burn Prize and the Bookseller Book of the Year Award.
Kingsnorth is the cofounder and director of the Dark Mountain Project, a network of writers, artists, and thinkers.