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Read & Download Ö Jackie as Editor: The Literary Life of Jacueline Kennedy Onassis ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub characters ò E-book, or Kindle E-pub ✓ Greg Lawrence Free read Jackie as Editor: The Literary Life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis An absorbing chronicle of a much overlooked chapter in Jacueline Kennedy Onassiss lifeher nineteen year editorial career History remembers Jacueline Kennedy Onassis as the consummate first lady the nations tragic widow the millionaires wife and of course the uintessential embodiment of elegance Her biographers however skip over an eually important stage in her life her nearly twenty year long career as a book editor Jackie as Editor is the first book to focus exclusively on this remarkable womans editorial career. Two books were published almost simultaneously on the same subject Jacueline Kennedy Onassis as editor I chose to read the one by Greg Lawrence because I enjoyed the two memoirs he co wrote with his life partner of the time ballet dancer Gelsey Kirkland books which incidentally Onasssis edited BothDancing on My Grave a vivid behind the scenes portait of Kirkland s rise fall and recovery as a drug addicted dancer working under extreme pressure andShape of Love an intimate look at Kirkland s preparation for two plum ballet roles Juliet in ROMEO AND JULIET and Princess Aurora in SLEEPING BEAUTY demonstrate the authors love of beauty and high art and a deep compassion for those caught up in the cruel realities of celebrity culture Based on my appreciation for those two earlier books I felt Lawrence s book would be intimate informative and insightful without trying to read too much into Onassis s choices about which books to shepherd through the publishing process a complaint some reviewers made aboutReading Jackie Her Autobiography in Books the other book recently published on Onassis s publishing careerLawrence s book lived up to my expectations He interviewed a wide range of people who worked closely with Onassis ghost writers and co editors as well as the many authors artists and photographers she helped to publish It continues to fascintate me how given her history Onassis managed to have a reasonably normal life Lawrence depicts her as having an earthy sense of humor and being a tireless worker not above getting on the floor to rearrange photographs she was considering including in a book She was also very much a political animal a trait that helped her to rescue a number of projects that her publishers were ready to jettison And it s fascinating to see how she was able to work uite closely with staff while preserving her privacy Her love of books art photography travel cultures and people was both broad and deep While the anecdotes shared are not particularly juicy by modern reality TV standards Lawrence s interviewees share details that reveal just how much the people in Onassis s life valued and respected her Onassis did not like to be acknowledged in prefaces to the books she edited and only rarely would she contribute a foreword But she was a great writer of thank you notes snippets of which Lawrence includes in this book While Jacueline Kennedy Onassis will likely always remain a mystery to most of us Lawrence does a lot to demonstrate that she lived her life fully in real time and to a considerable degree on her own terms Lawrence has created a moving and credible intimate portrait of a twentieth century icon

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Read & Download Ö Jackie as Editor: The Literary Life of Jacueline Kennedy Onassis ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub characters ò E-book, or Kindle E-pub ✓ Greg Lawrence Free read Jackie as Editor: The Literary Life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis At the age of forty six one of the most famous women in the world went to work for the first time in twenty two years Greg Lawrence who had three of his books edited by Jackie draws from interviews with than of her former collaborators and acuaintances in the publishing world to examine one of the twentieth centurys most enduring subjects of fascination through a new angle her previously untouted skill in the career she chose Over the last third of her life Jackie would master a new industry weather a very public. Jackie as Editor highlights just how darn smart Jacueline Kennedy Onassis was and how she brought that intelligence and limitless curiosity to the publishing world I won t give all the details here as I dislike reviews that do that I ll just say that her authors held her in the highest esteem and reading of their experiences with her as their editor illuminates what a funny kind educated determined and passionate human being Jackie was Add to her many legacies dozens and dozens of wonderful books Sadly many of them are now out of print but there are some still available Those that aren t may be found in second hand book shops or on e bay I now have an even greater list of books to read Thank you Jackie There was no one uite like you and there hasn t been since you left us


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  • Jackie as Editor: The Literary Life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
  • Greg Lawrence
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  • 02 October 2018
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