Fran Lebowitz in conversation with Valerie Steele | Fashion Culture

In 2013, The Museum at FIT hosted its A Queer History of Fashion symposium in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name. The cultural commentator Fran Lebowitz was one of the more than twenty participants, and she joined Valerie Steele to discuss – in her quintessential acerbic style – Marlene Dietrich suits, San Francisco vs New York, the appeal of leather, and recurring ("horrible") fashions. (Recorded Friday, November 8, 2013)

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The Museum at FIT (MFIT) is the only museum dedicated exclusively to the art of fashion in New York City.

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