Mary V. Dearborn

Love in the Promised Land: The Story of Anzia Yezierska and John Dewey

A joint biography of an immigrant woman writer, the "Sweatshop Cinderella," and the New England philosopher with whom she had a love affair. Their lives intertwine before and after they intersect.

The Free Press, 1988

Selected Works

The first full biography in over fifteen years, the first written by a woman, based on new sources including materials recently released from Cuba
A sparkling biography of Peggy Guggenheim, the legendary collector-impresario and one of the most fascinating figures of the champagne years of modern art.
A biography of the brilliant and controversial 20th century American writer.
The life of an iconoclastic reporter and revolutionary heroine who witnessed the Russian Revolution at John Reed's side.

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