by Dorothy Parker
OK, so this site isn't exactly a critical scholarly site, but it's a great way to figure out how to live like a Modern Woman (a 1920s Modern Woman, that is).
The Modern American Poetry site from the University of Illinois offers several critics' views of "Resume." It's worth a read.
A brief biography of Parker from the good people at the Academy of American Poets.
Movie and Film Productions
If learning about Dorothy Parker's wild ways wasn't enough of a sell, this movie features Jennifer Jason Leigh, the darling of the '90s. It's two blasts from the past all rolled into one.
Bebe Neuwirth (otherwise known as Lilith from Cheers) makes a cameo appearance as the sharp-talking Parker in a movie about Hollywood's Golden Age.
Sure, Dorothy Parker lived well before video became popular. But that doesn't mean that weirdoes can't animate her pictures.
What Girl Interrupted wouldn't want to take on Dorothy Parker as an idol?
Dorothy Parker seems to have perfected the intense stare into the distance.
A collection of short stories by Parker, as well as her complete poems.
Want to know how Dorothy Parker lived? Check out this book.