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Dead Famous

Celebrity, with its neon glow and selfie pout, strikes us as hypermodern. But the famous and infamous have been thrilling, titillating, and outraging us for much longer than we might realise. Whether it was the scandalous Lord Byron, whose poetry sent female fans into an erotic frenzy; or the cheetah-owning, coffin-sleeping, one-legged French actre...
Publish Date
2020
March 19
Goodreads rating
3.99
ISBN
9780297869801
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
Dec 12, 2020
DEAD FAMOUS Celebrity, with its neon glow and selfie pout, strikes us as hypermodern. But the famous and infamous have been thrilling, titillating, and outraging us for much longer than we might realise. @greg_jenner reveals all in this joyous rollick through history!      source
Oct 23, 2020
Hi maybe read a book on the history of celebrities before you mouth off this utter BS? Try Dead Famous by @greg_jenner it’s brilliant and we’ve been obsessed w what celebs thought for HUNDREDS of years.      source