The Resource Fragments: : poems, intimate notes, letters, (electronic resource)

Fragments: : poems, intimate notes, letters, (electronic resource)

Label
Fragments: : poems, intimate notes, letters
Title
Fragments:
Title remainder
poems, intimate notes, letters
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fragments is an event-an unforgettable book that will redefine one of the greatest icons of the twentieth century and that, nearly fifty years after her death, will definitively reveal Marilyn Monroe's humanity. Marilyn's image is so universal that we can't help but believe we know all there is to know of her. Every word and gesture made headlines and garnered controversy. Her serious gifts as an actor were sometimes eclipsed by her notoriety-and by the way the camera fell helplessly in love with her. Beyond the headlines-and the too-familiar stories of heartbreak and desolation-was a woman far more curious, searching, witty, and hopeful than the one the world got to know. Now, for the first time, readers can meet the private Marilyn and understand her in a way we never have before. Fragments is an unprecedented collection of written artifacts-notes to herself, letters, even poems-in Marilyn's own handwriting, never before published, along with rarely seen intimate photos. Jotted in notebooks, typed on paper, or written on hotel letterhead, these texts reveal a woman who loved deeply and strove to perfect her craft. They show a Marilyn Monroe unsparing in her analysis of her own life, but also playful, funny, and impossibly charming. The easy grace and deceptive lightness that made her performances indelible emerge on the page, as does the simmering tragedy that made her last appearances so affecting
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-1962
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Monroe, Marilyn
Dewey number
  • 791.4302/8092
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Isabel Keating
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Comment, Bernard
  • Buchthal, Stanley F
  • Keating, Isabel
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monroe, Marilyn
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Fragments: : poems, intimate notes, letters, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11824041
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11824041
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (1hr., 44 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11824041
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11824041
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Fragments: : poems, intimate notes, letters, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11824041
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11824041
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (1hr., 44 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11824041
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11824041
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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