My one-on-one conversation w/ Fran Lebowitz at the Queer History of Fashion symposium at the Museum at FIT on February 8th, touched upon the subjects of personal style, Marlene Dietrich, and gay designers. WWD covered it.
Update: Tack Mag has a full transcript here.
In Appearances Blog Press November 19th, 2013
On Friday, October 25, I spoke to a packed room at NYU. The event was moderated by Eugenia Paulicelli, professor of Italian and Comparative Literature at the Graduate Center, CUNY, and Grazia d’Annunzio, special projects editor for Vogue Italia.
Coverage of the event can be found here and here.
In Appearances Blog November 19th, 2013
On November 11th, Valerie Steele was interviewed by veteran radio newscaster Sandi Klein for her show The 51%: Conversations with Creative Women. Valerie discusses her early years, the beginnings of Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress, Body & Culture, expounds on the Victorian culture and the history of the corset, and discusses the state of the modeling industry.
Listen to the interview here.
In Appearances Blog November 5th, 2013
Follow this link for an article about me by Suzy Menkes in the International Herald Tribune: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/11/fashion/11iht-rsteele18.html?_r=2&ref=fashion
In Blog Press February 21st, 2012