Suits Me [Diane Wood Middlebrook on Amazon. com. FREE shipping on qualifying offers. The jazz pianist Billy Tipton was born in Oklahoma City as Dorothy Tipton,Suits Me The Double Life of Billy Tipton. By DIANE WOOD MIDDLEBROOK Houghton Mifflin Company. Read the Review. Born Naked 21 January 1989 You're born naked and the rest is drag. Drag queen RuPaul, Lettin' It All Hang Out. ONE SATURDAY MORNING in January 1989, an emergency call summoned paramedics to a trailer park on the outskirts of Spokane suits me diane middlebrook
Diane Helen Wood Middlebrook (April 16, 1939 December 15, 2007) was an American biographer, poet, and teacher. She taught feminist studies for many years at Stanford University. She is best known for critically acclaimed biographies of poets Anne Sexton and Sylvia Plath (along with Plath's husband Ted Hughes), and jazz musician Billy Tipton.
Read Book Review: Suits Me by Diane Wood Middlebrook. The jazz pianist Billy Tipton was born in Oklahoma City as Dorothy Tipton, but almost nobody knew the trut May 01, 1998 Suits Me book. Read 41 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Start by marking Suits Me: The Double Life of Billy Tipton as Want to Read: Diane Middlebrook is a great biographer. Sadly, I found out about her because I stumbled across her obituary on Stanford's webpage several months ago. RIP.suits me diane middlebrook The jazz pianist Billy Tipton was born in Oklahoma City as Dorothy Tipton, but almost nobody knew the truth until the day he died, in Spokane in 1989. Over a fiftyyear performing career, Billy Tipton fooled nearly everyone, including Duke Ellington and Norma Teagarden, five successive wives with whom Billy lived as a man, and three children who he fathered.