The Lady From The Black LagoonBy Mallory O'Meara
"Never underestimate the power of nerds." Self proclaimed nerd Mallory O'Meara pours her heart and three years of her life into The Lady From The Black Lagoon, a biography to uncover the lost legacy of Milicent Patrick.
Sadly, but not surprisingly, I was unfamiliar with Milicent Patrick and her work. I knew nothing of her time at Disney as an animator or her work at Universal Studios making monsters come to life for the big screen. In reading this book I was struck by how hard it must have been to work in a male dominated field in which no matter how talented you are most of your male