The Louise Brooks Society is an internet resource - an online archive devoted to the silent film 별, 스타 Louise Brooks (1906 – 1985). The Louise Brooks Society, 또는 LBS, was started in 1995 and launched on the web that same year. The stated goals of the LBS are to promote a greater awareness of the life and films of the celebrated actress, dancer, and writer.
According to its website, "The mission of the Louise Brooks Society is to honor the actress 의해 stimulating interest in Louise Brooks' life and films, as well as her place in 20th century culture; 의해 fostering...
I said that Card had fallen in 사랑 with the screen Louise Brooks in 1928. Twenty years later he established a very complex relationship with the real one. She was at the time living in Manhattan, a bloated drunk who 스플릿, 분할 her time between her 침대 and a barstool. He got her interested in living, started her writing, and was the person primarily responsible for the international recognition she enjoyed in her later years. He brought her to Rochester and helped her establish a new life. They were for a time very close, and then they fought bitterly.
“I have been taking stock of my 50 years since leaving Wichita in 1922 at the age of 15 to become a dancer with Ruth St. Denis and Ted Shawn. How I have existed fills me with horror. For I have failed in everything -- spelling, arithmetic, riding, tennis, golf; dancing, singing, acting; wife, mistress, whore, friend. Even cooking. And I do not excuse myself with the usual escape of “not trying”. I tried with all my heart.