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Heidi Julavits

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Why Keeping A Diary Matters Now More Than Ever

HuffingtonPost.com | Maddie Crum | Posted 05.01.2015 | Arts

Heidi Julavits felt trapped. While vacationing in Germany with a friend, she reluctantly set out on a drive up a narrow, icy road. The further they tr...

Japanese Women and Fashion: The Beauty of Imperfection

Ann Tashi Slater | Posted 02.02.2015 | Books
Ann Tashi Slater

As a contributor to the book and longtime resident of Tokyo--one of the most fashionable and fashion-conscious cities in the world--I started thinking about Japanese women's attitude towards fashion and wanted to know more.

Fashion Is Around Us and Within Us

Ann Tashi Slater | Posted 12.24.2014 | Books
Ann Tashi Slater

I realize that, in fact, fashion is deeply interesting to me. It's about who we are, who we were, who we might become. Coco Chanel said, "Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street; fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening."

Interview With Vendela Vida About Always Apprentices

Nicki Richesin | Posted 06.19.2013 | Books
Nicki Richesin

It may come as something of a surprise that Vendela Vida doesn't have access to the internet at her home, but make no mistake, she's very connected.

Psychic Attacks and Obsessions: The Vanishers by Heidi Julavits

Ilana Teitelbaum | Posted 05.06.2012 | Books
Ilana Teitelbaum

Bristling with wicked humor and sharp-edged irony, The Vanishers explores the ways in which the dead can haunt the living and the often painful persistence of memory.