Translated "Songs of Bilitis" by Pierre Louÿs
for American publication, 1926.
Did You Know?
Was nominated for a 1945 Oscar for Best Original Story for Objective, Burma!
(1945), a very patriotic motion picture. Communist Party members like Bessie and fellow Hollywood 10 member Dalton Trumbo
originally opposed World War II as the Soviet Union was an ally of Germany from 1939 to 1941. With the June 1941 invasion of the USSR by Nazi Germany, Communist Party members became super-patriotic ...