Monday, September 16, 2019

The Long HERstory of Misogny at Conde Nast Women's Magazines -- Read ALL THAT GLITTERS

Patronizing Women. With his suave artistic style, Alex Liberman (seen here with wife of a Condé Nast executive) ruled over the glossy magazine empire dedicated to a female audience, though controlled by two men—Newhouse and himself. “When I walk down the corridors at Vogue, especially in the summer, with all those ravishing young creatures in their summer nothings, I feel like Matisse with his odalisques,” Liberman confided to Anna Wintour.

ALL THAT GLITTERS: Donald Trump and his Conde Nast connections over the years

"I am happy to hear that Pres.Obama is considering giving Anna Wintour @voguemagazine an ambassadorship. She is a winner & really smart" -- Donald J. Trump, @realDonaldTrump, December 5, 2012
Read the whole story in ALL THAT GLITTERS

Talking about "ALL THAT GLITTERS" and "MAFIA SPIES" this Monday at Sachem Public Library

Sachem Public Library features "ALL THAT GLITTERS" and "MAFIA SPIES" Discussion

Event Type: Community Services
Date: 9/23/2019
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM

 Hosted by Larry Davidson
In this new series, authors of various genres will be the focus as award-winning radio and television host/producer, and founder of Writers on the Vine, Larry Davidson explores the art and craft of storytelling by conducting interviews. Meet Thomas Maier, a Long Island based, award-winning author, journalist, and television producer on Monday, September 23 at 7:00pm. His 2009 book, Masters of Sex: the Life and Times of William Masters was the basis for Showtime’s Emmy winning drama that ran for four seasons. His 1998 bestseller, Dr. Spock: An American Life was a NY Times Notable Book of the Year. Mr. Maier has worked as an investigative reporter for Newsday for over thirty years. His new book, Mafia Spies: The Inside Story of the CIA, Gangsters, JFK, and Castro was published in April 2019 and All That Glitters: Anna Wintour, Tina Brown, and the Rivalry Inside America’s Richest Media Empire will be out in September 2019.
A Q&A will follow the interview and books will be available for purchase and signing.

Location: Community Room A

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