Erica Jong


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Noun1.Erica Jong - United States writer (born in 1942)
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Erica Jong is a celebrated poet, novelist, essayist, and author of more than 26 books.
| BIRTHDAYS: Erica Jong, writer, 77; Bob Woodward, Watergate journalist, 76; Diana Ross, singer, 75; Steve Tyler, rock musician (Aerosmith), 71; Martin Short, actor, 69; Jennifer Grey, actress, 59; William Hague, Conservative politician, 58; Amy Smart, actress, 43; Keira Knightley, actress, 34.
TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS Erica Jong, writer, 77; Bob Woodward, Watergate journalist, 76; Diana Ross, singer, 75; Steve Tyler, rock musician (Aerosmith), 71; Martin Short, actor, 69; Jennifer Grey, actress, 59; William Hague, Conservative politician, 58; Amy Smart, actress, 43; Keira Knightley, actress, 34.
All anthologists should be so lucky: "Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to gather the best erotic work by top female poets." Off Enid Shomer went, wherever the trail led -- to poems by Denise Levertov, Sharon Olds, Erica Jong, Anne Sexton, Nikki Giovanni, and Audre Lorde, in addition to Shomer's own stellar work.
Feminist novelist Erica Jong claimed she looked like she suffered from "third-stage gum disease." New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd described her as "a ditsy, predatory White House intern" -- and won a Pulitzer Prize for her "fresh and insightful columns" on the affair.
BIRTHDAYS: Erica Jong, writer, 76; Bob Woodward, Watergate journalist, 75; Diana Ross, singer, 74; Steve Tyler, rock musician (Aerosmith), 70; Martin Short, actor, 68; Jennifer Grey, actress, 58; William Hague, Conservative politician, 57; Amy Smart, actress, 42; Keira Knightley, actress, 33.
He made dirty look cleanor as his ingenious counter-crusader, Erica Jong, would say, zipless.
As for an influential book from my younger days, I ran into Erica Jong recently and gushed over Fear of Flying.
The station is to broadcast a fivepart adaptation of feminist writer Erica Jong's 1973 novel Fear of Flying, complete with graphic sex scenes and four-letter words.
I bought Fear of Dying for its author, Erica Jong (Fear of Flying).
FEAR OF DYING by Erica Jong (Canongate Books, hardback PS16.99, ebook PS7.49) .....