On Monday. September 14th: 7:00 PM Join by Zoom by computer, tablet or smartphone for Conversation Amanda Vaill: On Jerome Robbins with interviewer Foster Hirsch. Meeting ID: 870 1275 6211
Amanda Vaill is a former book publisher and a New York Times bestselling and award-winning biographer, the author of Everybody Was So Young — a biography of the Lost Generation icons Sara and Gerald Murphy; Somewhere: The Life of Jerome Robbins; Hotel Florida: Truth, Love, and Death in the Spanish Civil War; and most recently the compilation Jerome Robbins, By Himself: Selections from His Letters, Journals, Drawings, Photographs, and an Unfinished Memoir. Her work for film includes the screenplay for the Emmy- and Peabody Award-winning documentary, Jerome Robbins: Something to Dance About, and her journalism and criticism have appeared in numerous periodicals, from The American Scholar and Architectural Digest to Travel & Leisure and TheWashington Post.
Lamb Foster Hirsch, film historian, author of 16 books on film, and professor of film at Brooklyn College will be our interviewer.
Lamb Magda Katz is the Collie (Lambs lingo for ‘producer).