Bookmark This! Ep 10: Screen sirens, showgirls and sexuality


Revisit the glamour of vintage show business with Straits Times journalists Olivia Ho and Toh Wen Li in the latest episode of their Bookmark This! podcast. They discuss Delayed Rays Of A Star, Singaporean writer Amanda Lee Koe's dazzling debut novel about cinema legends Marlene Dietrich, Anna May Wong and Leni Riefenstahl; and City Of Girls, Eat Pray Love author Elizabeth Gilbert's glitzy romp through 1940s New York theatre.

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Produced by: Olivia Ho, Toh Wen Li, John Lui and Ernest Luis

Edited by: John Lui

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 24, 2019, with the headline 'Bookmark This! Ep 10: Screen sirens, showgirls and sexuality'. Print Edition | Subscribe