Elizabeth Taylor, “whose name was synonymous with Hollywood glamour” passed away on March 23. She grew from the vulnerable child actress of National Velvet) the tough beauty of Cleopatra, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and Butterfield 8. Link here for an appreciation by critic Camille Paglia. Read Furious Love for a glimpse of Taylor’s life off-screen. Catch her in action in The Taming of the Shrew.