"Last Girl Before Freeway: The Life, Loves, Losses, and Liberation of Joan Rivers" by Leslie Bennett. A veteran journalist, Bennett has written a juicy, intimate biography of one of the greatest comedians ever, Joan Rivers. She was an icon and role model to millions whose career broke down barriers for her gender and pushed the boundaries of truth-telling for women in public life. "You'll be shocked by the revelations in [this] irresistible biography." - Gloria Steinem.
This author lecture is presented as part of the Neustadt JAAMM (Jewish Arts, Authors, Movies and Music) Festival at the Mizel Arts and Culture Center at the Staenberg-Loup Jewish Community Center. All are welcome to attend! [Organizer's description]