BIOGRAPHY | SARA JOSEPHINE BAKER
| 19TH CENTURY | NEW YORK | INSPIRATION | HISTORY | PUBLIC HEALTH | TRAILBLAZERS
What do you connect with in the character of Josephine Baker
When people think of Josephine Baker
, they typically think of Josephine Baker
Guterl also takes pains to track the overall impact that Josephine Baker
had on her adopted children and her own birth family (primarily her mother), and argues effectively that these effects ought to be as important to any evaluation of her true legacy as her impact on the adoring public that her fantastical performances and persona commanded.
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Guterl cites six previous biographies of Baker, including Lynn Haney's Naked at the Feast: The Biography of Josephine Baker
(1981) and Benetta Jules Rossette's Josephine Baker
in Art and Life: The Icon and the Image (2007).
Olivia Lahs-Gonzales editor; JOSEPHINE BAKER
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The 19th-century French chateau once belonging to actress and entertainer Josephine Baker
is now on the market for $16.3 million, the International Herald Tribune reported.
Opened in 1992 in what used to be a Moroccan prince's residence, the five-star La Mamounia has welcomed a host of entertainers and politicians including Josephine Baker
, Edith Piaf, Orson Welles and several US presidents.
Sure to be featured in celebrations of Black History month, Joan Betty Stuchner's Josephine's Dream is based on the life of Josephine Baker
, prominent in the American civil rights movement.
Su arte le permitio conocer y alternar con figurones de la talla de Edith Piaf, Charles Aznavour, Josephine Baker
, Orson Welles, Gilbert Becaud, Frank Pourcel, Paul Mauriat, Frank Sinatra, Pedro Vargas, Lola Beltran, Oiga Guillot y Armando Manzanero, entre otros, casi hasta su muerte en Mexico, donde residia, acaecida a finales de 2005.
The singer will be accompanied by French pianist Franck Monbaylet and the performance will cover popular cabaret songs from the 20th century including choices by Josephine Baker
, Serge Gainsbourg, Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel, Charles Aznavour and others.