Listen in as moderator Micah Materre hosts a discussion with African American StyleMakers about their work and the Chicago fashion industry. Panelists include Barbara Bates, Barbara Samuels, Leigh Jones, Jermikko Shoshanna, and Reginald Thomas. Presented in partnership with The HistoryMakers, the nation's largest African American oral history archive.
This special event is one of many programs associated with the exhibition Chic Chicago: Couture Treasures from the Chicago History Museum.
Recorded Tuesday, December 02, 2008 at Chicago History Museum.