A blog about an actress, silent film, and the Jazz Age; and occasionally the Denishawn Dance Company, writer Frank Wedekind, his character Lulu, Weimar Germany, Hollywood, the state of Kansas, books, music, art, history and other things sometimes only tangentially related to the heart of the matter, written on a regular basis by Thomas Gladysz, Director of the LBS.
Event for Robert Murillo's Louise Brooks-inspired novel "The Vanity"
On Saturday March 1st at 1 pm, author Robert Murillo will read from his new Louise Brooks inspired novel, The Vanity, at Orinda Books in Orinda, California. Robert and his novel will be introduced by Thomas Gladysz, Director of the Louise Brooks Society. Here is the description from the Orinda Books' Facebook event page:
"Local author Robert
Murillo makes his first appearance at our bookstore! He debuts his new
time-travel mystery starring jazz age screen icon Louise Brooks. Thomas
Gladysz, the founding Director of the Louise Brooks Society, opens the
event. He discusses the silent film actress who has fascinated many with
her beauty and naturalistic performances. Courtesy of Robert, we have
memorabilia on hand featuring Brooks and her signature bob. A signing
and refreshments follow."
March 1, 2014 - 1 pm
276 Village Square
Orinda, Ca 94563