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“Pam Munter, author of Fading Fame: Women of a Certain Age in Hollywood talks about the time when Hollywood studio moguls tried to end the careers of actresses like Katharine Hepburn and Bette Davis, who aged out of the profession they love.”

Read the article in Just Chick Flicks here.

“Fading Fame: Women of a Certain Age in Hollywood is a collection of ten short stories and two short plays about the troubled lives and subsequent choices made by strong and talented women who survived #MeToo, but have aged out of the profession they love. Each copes in a different way, some better than others, some not at all.”

Read the article in Hometowns to Hollywood here.

“Fading Fame: Women of a Certain Age in Hollywood is a collection of ten short stories and two short plays about the troubled lives and subsequent choices made by strong and talented women who survived #MeToo, but have aged out of the profession they love. Each copes in a different way, some better than others, some not at all.”

Read the article in The Consummate Reader here.

“Ageism is difficult for many actors, but it has a way of squeezing out women first. Men can be romantic leads well past middle age; not as many women have that opportunity.”

Read the article in Silver Screenings here.

“Get to know Palm Desert Pam Munter—holder of six academic degrees, retired psychologist, writer, singer and more.”

Published Podcasts

“This week author Pam Munter talks to January Green about her new book Fading Fame: Women of a Certain Age In Hollywood which addresses ageism and sexism in the entertainment industry.”

“In this episode, Pam and Evita talk all about classic Hollywood – the mythical creatures celebrities used to be – and what it really looks like behind the curtain. They also dig into the blatant, misogynistic ageism that female actresses face and what things we can do to combat it.”

“Celebrated author and Hollywood historian Pam Munter talks about her latest book Fading Fame: Women of a Certain Age in Hollywood, which exposes the widespread misogyny in Hollywood’s golden era.”

Giveaways

Enter to win a print copy of Fading Fame: Women of a Certain Age in Hollywood by Pam Munter. This giveaway runs from 12:01 AM ET on Saturday, May 22nd through 11:59 PM ET on Friday, May 28th. The winner will be selected and announced by 10:00 AM ET on Saturday, May 29th.

Get a chance to win a copy of Pam Munter’s latest book.

This giveaway is open to the U.S. only and ends on June 4, 2021 midnight pacific time.  Entries are accepted via Rafflecopter only.

Bookship — for book clubs

Would you like to invite Pam to your book club? She can attend your club meeting virtually through the Bookship app. Connect with her here: