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By Jac Chebatoris
JANUARY 3, 2014

The Power of Glamour
By Virginia Postrel

Virginia Inman Postrel is a Greenville native who attended Princeton and lives in Los Angeles. Postrel’s resume includes pieces for the Wall Street Journal and New York Times. She is a columnist for the Bloomberg Review and the author of three books, including this most recent The Power of Glamour, which offers a look at how our desires are shaped by the notion of what Postrel calls the “imaginative phenomenon” of glamour. Put on your little black dress and settle in for an evocative read with arresting . . . and, well, yes, glamorous visuals. Available at amazon.com or barnesandnoble.com

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