Courtney Iseman

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Culture

brennan lewis is working to make the american south safer for queer youth

College student and activist Brennan Lewis is working to unite LGBTQ youth in the notoriously closed-minded South with their group QueerNC.
Courtney Iseman
12.3.15
Fashion

made in america: what it looks like today

Although most US-designed garments are still produced abroad, a handful of exciting brands from 1.61 to The Row are redefining the identity of American-made goods.
Courtney Iseman
10.30.15
Fashion

the real cost of fast fashion

Authors Jennifer Farley Gordon and Colleen Hill fill us in on how we’re doing with environmentally friendly fashion and what we can be doing in the future.
Courtney Iseman
10.16.15
Culture

see these rediscovered portraits of 70s nyc bad boys, from mick jagger to john belushi

Photographer Marcia Resnick and writer Victor Bockris are releasing a book of interviews, essays and images that give us an intimate look at the rebellious downtown creatives that were their contemporaries in 1977-1982 New York.
Courtney Iseman
10.1.15
Fashion

who will take the throne at balenciaga? 11 ideas

As Alexander Wang departs Balenciaga, we examine a full list of the contenders for his spot at the storied Paris brand.
Courtney Iseman
9.28.15
Fashion

10 #curvy models we want to see on the runway this fashion month

With each passing fashion week, the call for diversity and more inclusive (and realistic) body standards gets louder. In solidarity with movements like #droptheplus and #effyourbeautystandards, and as NYFW approaches, here's a shoutout to ten models...
Courtney Iseman
9.9.15
Culture

5 young female skaters to watch

Throughout the years of the male-dominated skate scene, girls with sick moves like Peggy Oki and Elissa Steamer have proven women can dominate the streets and the ramps. Now, a new generation of game-changers are proving that point again, and have us...
Courtney Iseman
7.15.15
Culture

young, colored & angry! sets out to flip that phrase on its head

Its title may be tongue-in-cheek but its purpose is serious: a new magazine gives young people of colour a platform to un-brand themselves and share their art.
Courtney Iseman
6.10.15
Fashion

pink hair don’t care: rose-coloured locks on the runway

Nicolas Ghesquière’s model of the moment, Fernanda Ly, is part of a long line of pink-haired beauties.
Courtney Iseman
5.19.15
Film

frances ha frame by frame

A new book breaks down Noah Baumbach’s classic movie into beautiful still images.
Courtney Iseman
5.7.15
Culture

documenting the circus of american life with john kilar

He's shot fringe groups and subcultures from communes to Coachella.
Courtney Iseman
4.14.15
Think Pieces

#freethenipple or #hidethenipple?

With a recent wave of activity in Iceland, #freethenipple is a vital movement with a powerful message. But what are the reasons we might want to cover up?
Courtney Iseman
4.3.15
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