…makes waves around the world as she opens first Burlesque club in China with partner Norman Gosney. Their experiences are captured in a book just published, “Diary of a Shanghai Showgirl.”
Amelia recaps her journey:
“I was 23… “Was I going to move to L.A. and wait tables and try to land a big part? Or move to China and open the first burlesque club and see what happens?” She chose the latter, because, she said, “I was enchanted by the prospects of creating my own directions and making my own way.”
In their ground-braking volume, Orgasm: Photographs and Interviews , Linda Troeller, an award-winning New York based photographer, and author and ethnographer Marion Schneider, collaborate to discuss and portray women’s feelings about orgasm through personal narratives and photographs.