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Black Dress Talks: Journalism

April 18, 2024 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Online and Higgins Hall

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Presented by: The Black Dress Project and Pratt Fashion

Date: Thursday, April 18
Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm
Location: Pratt Institute School of Architecture, Higgins Hall Auditorium, 61 Saint James Place Brooklyn, NY 11238

Join us for the fourth event in our ongoing series, “Black Dress Talks,” where we spotlight the invaluable contributions of Black men and women in the fashion industry. Through compelling stories, we delve into the creativity, perseverance, obstacles, and triumphs that define their journeys.

In this installment of “Black Dress Talks,” our esteemed panel of award-winning journalists will engage in an insightful dialogue about fashion. From the latest runway trends to the untold stories behind the scenes, they’ll offer unique perspectives and share their experiences in shaping the narrative of fashion.

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain exclusive insights into the dynamic world of fashion journalism and celebrate the diverse voices shaping the industry.

Adrienne Jones – Pratt Fashion Professor and Founder of Black Dress


  • Harriette Cole 
  • Teri Agins 
  • Walter Greene 
  • Lindsay Peoples 

Black Dress Talks is made possible by the generous support of the Jane B. Nord endowed professorship, the Pratt Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, The Pratt Senate, and the Pratt Fashion Department.

This event is free and open to the public with registration.

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