Photograph of a female avatar to illustrate Hullaba Lulu by Teagan Geneviene

I Wanna be Loved by You

It’s time for me to dive into VR to make some fresh illustrations for Jazz Age Wednesdays on Teagan’s Books.

I’ll be back on Monday 4/16/18

Please enjoy ‘boop-boop-a-doop girl’, Helen Kane

Photograph of 1920's vocalist, Helen Kane
‘Boop-Boop-a-Doop Girl’, Helen Kane

 

Helen Kane Collection 1928-1930
The Popular Jazz Archive
The Internet Archive

Featured image (c) Rob Goldstein 2018
Photo of Helen Kane is public domain
I Wanna Be Loved by You” by Herbert Stothart and Harry Ruby
Recorded by Helen Kane

 

20 thoughts on “I Wanna be Loved by You

    1. The women of that age staged a revolution that history has mostly ignored; yet the way we live now was introduced by them. I find it interesting that the ‘Flapper’ is primarily remembered as frivolous but the ‘style’ was a political statement.

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      1. I’ll have to think about a way in, if that makes sense. What piques my curiosity is why it happened: was it women winning the vote or was it a sudden shift in consciousness? Why does our species have these bursts of social evolution?

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