Kevin C. Fitzpatrick

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Kevin C. Fitzpatrick is an independent historian who writes about New York City. He is a graduate of Northeast Missouri State University and served in the U.S. Marine Corps. After his hitch he entered journalism and worked in newspapers, magazines, advertising agencies, and television in New York.

In 2016 Globe Pequot Press will publish The Governors Island Explorer's Guide, the first guidebook to the island in New York Harbor that transitioned from military base to public park. The book will be packed with maps, photos, and self-guided tours.

Lyons Press published The Algonquin Round Table New York: A Historical Guide in January 2015. It is a guidebook to the 1920s world of the famous "Vicious Circle" with 100+ photos, maps, and rare materi
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Kevin C. Fitzpatrick I always believe it is "What fresh hell is this," based on the 1988 book by Marion Meade that uses it in the title. It's taken to be that is how Mrs.…moreI always believe it is "What fresh hell is this," based on the 1988 book by Marion Meade that uses it in the title. It's taken to be that is how Mrs. Parker answered the telephone. That was reported by more than one acquaintance.

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Kevin C. Fitzpatrick Right now I am making video book trailers for The Algonquin Round Table New York: A Historical Guide. My first was about Alexander Woollcott, and the…moreRight now I am making video book trailers for The Algonquin Round Table New York: A Historical Guide. My first was about Alexander Woollcott, and the second about Harold Ross, Jane Grant, and Woollcott. Coming up will be ones about the women of the Vicious Circle (not named Feber and Parker), and one for Franklin P. Adams. They are on my author page and YouTube channel.(less)
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Congratulations to playwright Steven Vlasak and the entire cast of his comedy Nights at the Algonquin Round Table. It has been a smash success in Los Angeles and audiences love it. The show has been extended after winning multiple awards. A message from Steven today, who also runs the Dorothy Parker Society Los Angeles Chapter:

From: Steven Vlasak
To: Our Supporters

Thanks for attending the Hol...

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95027 Dorothy Parker Society Constant Reader Book Club — 203 members — last activity Oct 20, 2018 09:37PM
From the Jazz Age to the Jet Age, we love stories about romance, cocktails, speakeasies, hot jazz, and nightlife. We read fiction & non-fiction, as lo ...more
25x33 Jazz Age — 10 members — last activity Apr 19, 2011 06:59AM
A group for those who love the literature written during or about the era between the two world wars. Join Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Dorothy Parker and a ...more
2188 Genealogy — 329 members — last activity Oct 25, 2018 07:34AM
Good reading for family historians.
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