Helen Gurley Brown, as Others Saw Her
Had David Brown met Helen Gurley at twenty, she wrote, he wouldn't have looked at her, and she “wouldn't have known what to do with him.” But he was, she believed, seduced by her independence and by her singularity,
But Helen Gurley Brown's relentless message — told through her books and then through the lens of Cosmopolitan magazine, one of the most successful publications for women of all time — changed everything. I remember seeing a copy of the book in my
In 1971, an enthusiastic librarian from Troy, Michigan sent out dozens of letters to people of note in the arts, sciences and politics asking them to.
NEW YORK (AP) — Helen Gurley Brown, the longtime editor of Cosmopolitan magazine who invited millions of women to join the sexual revolution, has died. She was 90. Brown died Monday at a hospital in New York after a
Published: August 15, 2012. YOU can debate for hours whether Helen Gurley Brown liberated women or held them back, with her salacious cover lines, big-haired scantily clad cover girls and relentless focus on improving sex lives (hers and his).