Erica Abeel: Wild Girls

Premiere DateOct 9, 2016
00:00 Book Talk Intro: Kory French
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06:11 Carpetbaggers Jenny Lewis
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09:35 Interview: Erica Abeel Part 1
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18:35 See Fernando Jenny Lewis
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21:48 Interview: Erica Abeel Part 2
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37:13 Bad Man’s World Jenny Lewis
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40:46 Book Talk Outro: Kory French
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42:52 Sing A Song For Them Jenny Lewis
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47:02 Finish
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Three college friends from the 50s blaze their own path in love and work, braving the stifling conventions of the age, and anticipating the social thaw that would arrive ten years later. These “wild girls” pay heavy penalties for living against the grain, but over the years rebound and re-set their course, drawing strength from their friendship. The novel follows them from an elite northeastern college, to Paris with Allen Ginsberg, to New York’s avant-garde scene in the early sixties, to a “cottage” in Newport, to the slopes of Zermatt, to Long Island’s Gold Coast, as it celebrates the nimbleness and nerve of women who defied an entire culture to invent their own journey.

 

Wild Girls

Wild Girls

Kory French is the Founder and Principal of Emily Consulting, a consulting company that leads start-up and early-stage companies in everything from concept development to strategic planning to scaling and exit…

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