An Intimate Biography Of Madonna With Never Before Published Information About The Performer That Traces Her Evolution And Explains Her Extraordinary PopularityFrom The Moment Madonna First Appeared On The International Music Scene, She Has Been Hounded, Criticized, Honored, Revered, And Ignored And Despite These Conflicting Reactions Has Managed To Set Social, Sexual, And Musical Trends Of The Last Two Decades She Is A Chameleon Figure Who Has Changed Her Look And Her Sound Dramatically Over The Years, And Despite Her Exhibitionist Tendencies And The Intense Scrutiny Of The Press, Has Remained An Enigma To The Public, Keeping Her Most Intimate Identity Hidden From All But Her Closest Acquaintances GODDESS Begins With Material From A Interview Victor Had With Madonna The Author Has Interviewed Madonna S Maternal Grandmother, Father, Stepmother, Siblings, First Boyfriends, High School Friend With Whom She Had A Lesbian Relationship, Dance Teacher Mentor, And Many People From Her Formative YearsVictor Examines Her Emotional Life, Her Career, The Fact Or Fantasy Of Her Lesbian And Heterosexual Relationships, Her Taste, Her Genius For Reinvention, Her Brilliant Business Sense
Barbara Victor, a former Middle East specialist for the U.S State Department, has worked in television and radio for many years Currently a freelance journalist, she has interviewed such Middle Eastern leaders as Menachem Begin, Ariel Sharon, Yitzhak Rabin, Colonel Muammaer Quaddafi and Abu Lyad sic of the PLO She lives in Paris Penguin has published her novels Lovers and Enemies later republished as Friends, Lovers, Enemies , Absence of Pain and Misplaced Lives.
- 464 pages
- Goddess: Inside Madonna
- Barbara Victor
- 04 February 2017 Barbara Victor