Fashion and Popular Culture Resources

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Publications by Dr. Valerie Steele

Dr. Steele is Director and Chief Curator of The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology (MFIT). She is the author of several ground breaking works, including "Gothic: Dark Glamour," "The Corset: A Cultural History," "Paris Fashion," "Fifty Years of Fashion: New Look to Now," "Fetish: Fashion, Sex and Power," and "Women of Fashion: 20th-Century Designers," "Isabel Toledo: Fashion from the Inside Out," and editor of "The Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion." Dr. Steele is the founder and editor of "Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress, Body & Culture."


 Berg Publications on Fashion

Major publisher of books and journals that focus on visual culture. Notable journal titles include: "Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress, Body & Culture," "Fashion Practice: The Journal of Design, Creative Process & the Fashion Industry," and "Textile: The Journal of Cloth and Culture."