Political Biographies Often More Fact Than Fiction
October 25, 2011
Political biographies are huge hits with readers. But Washington Post humor blogger Alexandra Petri says that when it comes to biographies of political figures — from Thucydides to Bristol Palin — veracity is often hard to come by.
In the film Equity, investment banker Naomi Bishop navigates the male-dominated world of Wall Street. Screenwriter Amy Fox discusses the film and her research, which included many interviews with women who worked on Wall Street.
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