Worn in New York City: 68 Sartorial Memoirs of the City
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The boots a passenger had on when his plane landed on the Hudson River.
The tank top Andy Warhol's assistant wore to one of their nightclub outings together.
The jacket a taxi driver put on to feel safe as he worked the night shift.
These and over 60 other clothing-inspired narratives make up Worn in New York, from New York Times bestselling author Emily Spivack. In these first-person accounts, contributors in and out of the public eye share surprising, personal, wild, poignant, and funny stories behind a piece of clothing that reminds them of a significant moment of their New York lives. Worn in New York offers a contemporary cultural history of the city—its changing identity, temper, and tone, and its irrepressible vitality—by paying tribute to these well-loved clothes and the people who wore them.
Includes contributions from:
Fab 5 Freddy
Genesis Breyer P-Orridge
Pee Wee Kirkland
Author: Emily Spivack
Dimensions: 6.9" x 0.8" x 9.6"
Item Number: 9781419727078