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Margaret Talbot

Margaret Talbot appears in the following:

Movies, Magic, and Memoir

Friday, July 05, 2013

New Yorker writer Margaret Talbot uses the life and career of her father, Lyle Talbot, an early Hollywood star, to tell the story of the rise of popular culture. The Entertainer: Movies, Magic, and My Father’s Twentieth Century is a combination of Hollywood history, social history, and family memoir, conjures nostalgia for those earlier eras of 1910s and 1920s small-town America, and the 1930s and 1940s in Hollywood.

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Movies, Magic, and Memoir

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

New Yorker writer Margaret Talbot uses the life and career of her father, Lyle Talbot, an early Hollywood star, to tell the story of the rise of popular culture. The Entertainer: Movies, Magic, and My Father’s Twentieth Century is a combination of Hollywood history, social history, and family memoir, conjures nostalgia for those earlier eras of 1910s and 1920s small-town America, and the 1930s and 1940s in Hollywood.

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Gay Marriage Moves to the Courts

Thursday, January 14, 2010

The California case seeking to undo Proposition 8 on constitutional grounds could make it to the U.S. Supreme Court with potential to greatly expand gay rights nationally, but not everyone is convinced the timing is right. New Yorker staff writer Margaret Talbot discusses the legal strategies in support ...

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Better, Faster, Stronger, Smarter

Thursday, April 23, 2009

New Yorker writer Margaret Talbot explores the world of neuro-enhancing drugs.

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