The Seven Addictions and Five Professions of Anita Berber PDF ePub eBook

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The Seven Addictions and Five Professions of Anita Berber free pdf The first contemporary biography of a notorious actor, dancer, poet and playwright who scandalised sex-obsessed Weimar Berlin during the 1920s. In an era where everything was permitted, Anita Berber's celebrations of |Depravity, Horror and Ecstasy| were condemned and censored. She often haunted Weimar Berlin's hotel lobbies, nightclubs and casinos, radiantly naked except for an elegant sable wrap, a pet monkey hanging from her neck and a silver brooch packed with cocaine. Decadent and outrageous to the end, Berber died at 29, ignored and isolated.

About Mel Gordon

Mel Gordon is a professor of theatre at the University of California, Berkeley, and is also the author of The Grand Guignol: Theatre of Fear and Terror (Da Capo) and Erik Jan Hanussen: Hitler's Jewish Clairvoyant (Feral House, also available from Turnaround)

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Author : Mel Gordon
Publisher : Feral House,U.S.
Data Published : 08 June 2006
ISBN : 1932595120
EAN : 9781932595123
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 260 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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