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The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham

Irrepressible( )
Author: Bingham, Emily
Publication Date:Jun 2015
Publisher:Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $28.00
Book Description:

Forbears can become fairy-tale figures, especially when they defy tradition and are spoken of only in whispers. For the biographer and historian Emily Bingham, the secret of who her great-aunt was, and just why her story was buried for so long, led to Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham. Raised like a princess in one of the most powerful families in the American South, Henrietta was offered the helm of a publishing empire. Instead, she ripped through the Jazz Age like...
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Bingham, Emily (Author)
Emily Bingham was born on July 20, 1981. She earned a PhD from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and frequently teaches at Centre College. She is the author of Mordecai: An Early American Family, and the coeditor of The Southern Agrarians and the New Deal: Essays After. In 2016, she won the Lambda Literary Award for Bisexual Nonfiction for her book, Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham.


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