ILLUMINATING THE SILVER SCREEN: DOLORES DEL RIO
LECTURE: THE INVENTION OF DOLORES DEL RIO
JANUARY 24, 2002,
Joanne Hershfield speaks about the life and work of del Rio, one of film
history's most celebrated beauties. Her book The Invention of Dolores
del Rio (2000) uses the star's long career to explore the intersection
of ethnicity, gender, and celebrity in American popular culture.