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Lord, M. G.

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Works: 19 works in 57 publications in 4 languages and 2,967 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Caricatures and cartoons  Interviews  Humor  Documentary films  Short films  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author
Classifications: NK4894.3.B37, 688.72210979493
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Publications about M. G Lord
Publications by M. G Lord
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Most widely held works by M. G Lord
Forever Barbie : the unauthorized biography of a real doll by M. G Lord( Book )
26 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,297 libraries worldwide
Examines the origin, history and popular culture of the Barbie doll
Astro turf : the private life of rocket science by M. G Lord( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
During the late 1960s, while M.G. Lord was becoming a teenager in Southern California and her mother was dying of cancer, Lord's father--an archetypal, remote, Cold War-era rocket engineer--disappeared into his work at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, helping build the space probes of the Mariner Mars 69 mission. Thirty years later, Lord found herself reporting on the JPL, triggering childhood memories and a desire to revisit her past as a way of understanding the ethos of rocket science
The accidental feminist : how Elizabeth Taylor raised our consciousness and we were too distracted by her beauty to notice by M. G Lord( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 564 libraries worldwide
Movie stars build their roles into brands--and the Taylor brand is startlingly feminist. In her breakout film, "National Velvet" (1944), Taylor challenged gender discrimination, playing a jockey who had to pose as a male to race. Her next landmark, "A Place in the Sun" (1951), tackles abortion rights. In "Butterfield 8" (1960), she is censured not because she's a prostitute, but because she controls her own sexuality. And the classic "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" (1966) depicts the anguish that befalls a woman when the only way she can express herself is through her husband's career and children. Taylor's personal life, too, is remarkable: financially autonomous, she supported her parents as a teenager. As an adult, she supported the right of people to love whomever they love--regardless of gender. Her legendary friendships with her gay male costars inspired her to become a major fundraiser for AIDS research in the 1980s, before the cause became fashionable. Drawing upon unpublished letters and scripts, as well as interviews with Gore Vidal, Robert Forster, Austin Pendleton, Kevin McCarthy and others, this is a long overdue reappraisal.--From publisher description
Mean sheets : political cartoons by M. G Lord( Book )
4 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Prig tales by M. G Lord( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Jie du ba bi wa wa : ba bi dui nu xing zi wo xing su de ying xiang by De Luo( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Drawing conclusions editorial cartoonists consider Hillary Rodham Clinton ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Running mate: Geraldine Ferraro's candidacy for Vice President in the 1984 presidential election drew fascinating gender-based commentary from editorial cartoonists. The subject of the first woman candidate on a major party ticket was irresistible. The cartoonists' commentary on Ferraro's candidacy took a variety of forms--some predictable, such as relying on images of aprons and rolling pins and swapped gender identity, and others with a surprising level of sexual innuendo. The film features interviews with Ferraro herself and with three political cartoonists
James Thurber by Peter De Vries( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Winston S. Churchill to Sir Algernon West, 18 February 1898 by Winston Churchill( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Women in cartoon art ( visu )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Panel discussion on women and cartoon art
Drawing conclusions editorial cartoonists consider Hillary Rodham Clinton ; Running mate : gender and politics in the editorial cartoons ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
[Running mate] Analyzes gender imagery in editorial cartoons from the 1984 U.S. presidential campaign, when Geraldine Ferraro was the first woman nominated for Vice-President by a major party. Includes interviews with Ms. Ferraro and three prominent cartoonists
Future genetics for the animal industry : conference proceedings by M. G Lord( Book )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Forever Barbie the unauthorized biography of a real doll by M. G Lord( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Chemistry 4e + cd-rom & study guide + media activities book + student quest by M. G Lord( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Eien no bābī ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
The Literary Life by M. G Lord( file )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Vol. 1, no. 2- issued as the University of Michigan official publication, v. 63, no. 74-
 
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Alternative Names
Lord, Mary Grace
ロード, M. G
Languages
English (45)
Chinese (5)
Dutch (3)
Japanese (1)
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