Dorothy Parker

Dorothy Parker

Born: August 22, 1893

Died: June 7, 1967

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author, poet, critic, screenwriter

Biography: Dorothy Parker was an American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist, best known for her wit, wisecracks, and eye for 20th century urban foibles.

Source/Notes: Ballade of a Great Weariness l. 8 (1926)

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Source/Notes: As quoted in: John Keats, You Might As Well Live: The Life and Times of Dorothy Parker (1970)

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