Artists Pay Tribute to Marilyn

This illustration by Istvan Banyai accompanies Maureen Dowd’s anniversary tribute to Marilyn in the New York Times. The Los Angeles Times, meanwhile, reports that artist Launa Eddy has recently inherited a trove of unseen photos by Bert Stern, including some of Marilyn, from her former employer, Edward Feldman. LA-based artist Hildegarde Duane’s 2008 work, 14 Stations, …

My Tributes to Marilyn

 I have posted two tributes to Marilyn on my personal website: Fifty Years Ago… an extract from my novel, The Mmm Girl, in which a young Marilyn visits the grave of her beloved Aunt Ana The Smart Dumb Blonde – my review of the recent BBC radio documentary, presented by Maureen Dowd