Tag: Vassar

July 24, 2015 /

INTERVIEWER What about the novel you’re writing while you’re here—have you been working on it a long time? …Is it unfair to ask you what it will be about? McCARTHY No, it’s very easy. It’s called The Group, and it’s about eight Vassar girls. It starts with the inauguration of…

January 24, 2015 /

At the age of 49 in 1950 Jean Arthur starred on Broadway in the role of Peter Pan with Boris Karloff playing Captain Hook. In later life Miss Arthur taught at Vassar, one of her students was Meryl Streep. “I guess I became an actress because I didn’t want to…