The Book Show #986

Albany, NY – This week on the Book Show, host Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina welcomes Lois Gordon, author of the new biography "Nancy Cunard." Nancy Cunard was one of the most fascinating women of the 20th century. She was the heir to the Cunard shipping fortune who abandon the world of a celebrated socialite and jazz age icon to pursue a lifelong battle against social injustice. Lois Gordon talks about the life of Nancy Cunard and her new biography, "Nancy Cunard: Heiress, Muse, Political Idealist."