Memoirs of a Geisha is a novel by Arthur Golden published in The novel tells the story of a geisha working in Kyoto during World War II. It is also the name of the film based on the book, and directed by Rob Marshall, and starring Zhang Ziyi.
"MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA" Rob Marshall. Nitta Sayuri reveals how she transcended her fishing-village roots and became one of Japan's most celebrated geisha.Stars: Ziyi Zhang, Ken Watanabe and Michelle Yeoh.
"i will not be a memory but a memoir for i bury my broken pieces in me — they're not left behind like an ancient monument; i am both shattered and completed at the very same time — not a memory 🌹✨ // art journal + poetry" -
What a special young woman! Susie King Taylor: first African American army nurse; the only African American woman to publish a memoir of her wartime experiences; also the first African American to teach openly in a school for former slaves in Georgia.