Fran Lebowitz is the author of two books of essays, "Metropolitan Life" and "Social Studies," and a children's book, "Mr. Chas and Lisa Sue Meet the Pandas." She is currently at work on a novel entitled "Exterior Signs of Wealth," and "Progress," a book-length essay.
Fran Lebowitz is the author of two books of essays, "Metropolitan Life" and "Social Studies," and a children's book, "Mr. Chas and Lisa Sue Meet the Pandas." She is currently at work on a novel entitled "Exterior Signs of Wealth," and "Progress," a book-length essay. See less
The following is a personality profile of Fran Lebowitz based on her work.
Fran Lebowitz is boisterous and informal.
She is laid-back, she appreciates a relaxed pace in life. She is unconcerned with art as well: she is less concerned with artistic or creative activities than most people who participated in our surveys. But, Fran Lebowitz is also assertive: she tends to speak up and take charge of situations, and she is comfortable leading groups.
More than most people, her choices are driven by a desire for self-expression.
Considers helping others to guide a large part of what she does: she thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. She is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: she cares more about making her own path than following what others have done.
The book is a bit dated, as Lebowitz talks about things no longer in our world, but either you love her jaundiced eye and refusal to put up with things that are annoying to most of us (music in ... Read More
What a fantastic mind to see the humor in everyday things. She is a modern day Dorothy Parker but more than a one liner. Everything she says/writes is hilarious and insightful. Loved the book. Will ... Read More
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