Vanity fair's women on women
Jones, Radhika, editor.

Vanity fair's women on women

Jones, Radhika, editor.


Physical Description
xiv, 433 pages ; 25 cm

The comedians. Making Whoopi (Whoopi Goldberg) / by Janet Coleman (July 1984) ; What Tina wants (Tina Fey) / by Maureen Dowd (January 2009) -- The White House. Barbara's backlash (Barbara Bush) / by Marjorie Williams (August 1992) ; What Hillary wants (Hillary Clinton) / by Gail Sheehy (May 1992) ; First Lady in waiting (Michelle Obama) / by Leslie Bennetts (December 2007) -- Society and style. Emily Post's social revolution (Emily Post) / by Laura Jacobs (December 2001) ; To war in silk stockings (Kathleen Harriman Mortimer) / by Marie Brenner (November 2011) ; When Hubert met Audrey (Audrey Hepburn) / by Amy Fine Collins (December 1995) -- The renegades. Diary of a mad artist (Frida Kahlo) / by Amy Fine Collins (September 1995) ; Our lady of the kitchen (Julia Child) / by Laura Jacobs (August 2009) ; Deconstructing Gloria (Gloria Steinem) / by Leslie Bennetts (January 1992) -- The musicians. California dreamgirl (Michelle Phillips) / by Sheila Weller (December 2007) ; The lady has legs! (Tina Turner) / by Maureen Orth (May 1993) ; In Lady Gaga's wake (Lady Gaga) / by Lisa Robinson (January 2012) -- The House of Windsor. Love and majesty (Queen Elizabeth II) / by Sally Bedell Smith (January 2012) ; The mouse that roared (Princess Diana) / by Tina Brown (October 1985) -- The stars. Grace Kelly's forever look (Grace Kelly) / by Laura Jacobs (May 2010) ; Nicole's new light (Nicole Kidman) / by Ingrid Sischy (December 2002) ; Something about Meryl (Meryl Streep) by Leslie Bennetts (January 2010) ; Forever Cher (Cher) / by Krista Smith (December 2010) ; Ready for Lena (Lena Waithe) / by Jacqueline Woodson (April 2018) ; The change agent (Michelle Williams) / by Amanda Fortini (July 2018) -- In their own words. A boom of their own / Cari Beauchamp (Hollywood issue 2018) ; What happens when the reckoning meets Wall Street / Bethany McLean (March 2018) ; How to break up the Silicon Valley boys' club / Susan Wojcicki (March 2017) ; How millenial women are combatting the gender-pay gap / Maya Kosoff (April 2018) ; Why I decided to run / Lucy McBath (April 2018) ; #MeToo and me / Monica Lewinsky (March 2018).

This volume collects 30 of the best profiles, essays, and columns on female subjects written by female contributors to the magazine over the past 35 years.

Subject Term
Women -- Biography.
Women -- Attitudes -- Case studies.

Added Author
Jones, Radhika,
Coleman, Janet, 1942- Making Whoopi.
Dowd, Maureen. What Tina wants.
Williams, Marjorie, 1958-2005. Barbara's backlash.
Sheehy, Gail What Hillary wants.
Bennetts, Leslie, 1949- First lay in waiting.
Jacobs, Laura. Emily Post's social revolution.
Brenner, Marie To war in silk stockings.
Collins, Amy Fine. When Hubert met Audrey.
Collins, Amy Fine. Diary of a mad artist.
Jacobs, Laura. Our lady of the kitchen.


Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice
New York : Penguin Press, 2019.

Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
BookSOCIETY GENDER 920.72 VANI32530608957955Main JCPLAdult Nonfiction Area