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Rhonda K. Garelick

Biography

Rhonda K. Garelick

Rhonda K. Garelick writes on fashion, performance, art, and cultural politics. Her books include: RISING STAR; ELECTRIC SALOME: Loie Fuller's Performance of Modernism; and, as co-editor, FABULOUS HARLEQUIN: ORLAN and the Patchwork Self. Her work has also appeared in The New York Times, New York Newsday, International Herald Tribune, and Sydney Morning Herald, as well as in numerous journals and museum catalogs in the United States and Europe. She is a Guggenheim fellow and has also received awards from the Getty Research Institute, the Dedalus Foundation, the American Association of University Women, the Whiting Foundation, and the American Council of Learned Societies. Garelick received her B.A. and Ph.D. in Comparative Literature and French from Yale University.

Rhonda K. Garelick

Books by Rhonda K. Garelick

by Rhonda K. Garelick - Art, Arts, Biography, Entertainment, Nonfiction

A stunning biography of Coco Chanel --- the high priestess of twentieth-century fashion --- that examines her critical place in history and the ingenious powers by which she internalized and transmitted the most significant cultural trends of her time.