Announcing the Great Katharine Hepburn Blogathon 2016


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Back by popular demand! Announcing the 3rd annual Great Katharine Hepburn Blogathon 2016, which will take place Katharine Hepburn’s birthday, May 12-14. Hepburn was born May 12, 1907. She won an unprecedented 4 Academy Awards over her 63-year career, making over 50 feature-length films. We have a lot to celebrate about this sweet girl – so let’s get this show on the road!

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The Rules of the Game

  1. Feel free to write on any Katharine Hepburn-related topic – film reviews, biographical sketches, trivia, image galleries – all are welcome!
  2. There is no date range or limit – feel free to write about any topic on Katharine Hepburn’s life, work, and legacy from the beginning of time to present day – as long as the focus if the great lady herself!
  3. Duplicates are welcome – I’m happy to have multiple participants writing on the same topic, so don’t shy away if another blogger snagged your chosen subject before you!
  4. I will not be assigning days for posting – you may post your contribution any day of the blogathon.
  5. The deadline for all submissions is MIDNIGHT on May 14, 2016.
  6. Please spell Katharine correctly! With a K and two As: K-A-T-H-A-R-I-N-E.

How to Participate

  1. KH Blogathon 2016Leave a comment below or on Facebook or on Twitter with the following information:
    • Your name
    • Your blog
    • Link to your blog
    • Your chosen topic
  2. Post the Great Katharine Hepburn Blogathon banner (right) onto your blog, linking back to this announcement post.
  3. After you’ve written your post, send me the link in the comments below or on Facebook or Twitter.

Helpful links

  1. Katharine Hepburn filmography
  2. Katharine Hepburn bibliography
  3. The Great Katharine Hepburn Blogathon 2014
  4. The Great Katharine Hepburn Blogathon 2015
  5. Katharine Hepburn on IMDB
  6. All my Katharine Hepburn posts on this blog

Participants

Blog

Topic

Twitter

In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood

Crystal

Katharine Hepburn’s Australia tour
BRINGING UP BABY (1938)

Critica Retro

ALICE ADAMS (1935) @startspreading

The Wonderful World of Cinema

Virginie

A personal tribute to Katharine Hepburn @Ginnie_SP

Defiant Success

Anna

THE LION IN WINTER (1968) @MovieNut14

The Old Hollywood Garden

Carol

How Katharine Hepburn has inspired/influenced my life

STAGE DOOR (1937)

 

Love Letters to Old Hollywood

Michaela

DESK SET (1957)  

Pop Culture Reverie

Robin

STATE OF THE UNION (1948) @RobinPruter

Cinema Cities

Keisha

SUMMERTIME (1955) @cinemacities

Old Hollywood Films

Amanda

THE CORN IS GREEN (1979) @oldhollywood21

Phyllis Loves Classic Movies

Phyllis

Katharine Hepburn’s sketches/paintings  

Wolffian Classics Movies Digest

Joey

AFRICAN QUEEN (1951) @wolffianclassic

The Cinematic Frontier

Louis

THE PHILADELPHIA STORY (1940) @filmscorehunter

Movie Movie Blog Blog

Steve

A BILL OF DIVORCEMENT (1932) @SatMatTweet

Classic Stars: A Review

Marcia

The -ISMs of GUESS WHO’S COMING TO DINNER (1967): Age-ism, class-ism, and race-ism  

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