By Signature 6 min read
Included in the bounty of good books this month: Delia Ephron's 'Siracusa,' Dan Zak's 'Almighty,' and 'Pond' by Claire-Louise Bennett.
By Scott Porch 9 min read
Brooke Hauser sat down with Signature to discuss her new biography of Cosmo editor Helen Gurley Brown, "Enter Helen," and the nature of Brown's feminism.
By Nathan Gelgud 3 min read
Writer-illustrator Nathan Gelgud interprets 'But Enough About Me,' a memoir by Burt Reynolds.
By Joanna Scutts 5 min read
Helen Gurley Brown, the legendary editor of Cosmopolitan magazine and the unblushing champion of women’s sexual liberation, died on Monday at ninety years old. She was an endlessly quotable, endlessly contradictory icon who enraged conservatives for corrupting the morals of America even as she frustrated feminists by promoting retrograde views on women, sex and power.
By Joe Muscolino 3 min read
Whether you love or loathe the show the "Girls" void affects us all. The solution? To find solace in the inspiration behind Dunham's self-deprecating brand of comedy. Dunham is a biography buff, and here's a list to keep you sated until "Girls" Season 2.