SKYLIT: Richard Thompson Ford, “DRESS CODES” w/ Lance Morgan

Posted in skylight books, los angeles, book stores, books, nonfiction, fashion, history, skylit by skylightbooks on February 22nd, 2021
Note: Due to a technical difficulty, this episode was recorded in two different sessions. The listener will note a change in audio quality partway through this episode. 
In Dress Codes, law professor and cultural critic Richard Thompson Ford presents an insightful and entertaining history of the laws of fashion from the middle ages to the present day, a walk down history’s red carpet to uncover and examine the canons, mores, and customs of clothing—rules that we often take for granted. After reading Dress Codes, you’ll never think of fashion as superficial again—and getting dressed will never be the same.
Ford is in conversation with Skylight's own Lance Morgan.

Produced by Maddie Gobbo & Michael Kowaleski

Theme: "I Love All My Friends," an unreleased demo by Fragile Gang.

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