Tanisha Ford's Dressed in Dreams an Essence 10 Best Summer Reads selection

May 21, 2019
Fashion historian and cultural critic Tanisha C. Ford reinforces the potential of fashion to serve as a rule enforcer, dream maker, and a protective shield. Using her personal narrative as an entry point, she discusses respectability politics, personal identity and regional pride with a tone that shines like Bamboo earrings. Everyone from the shopaholic to the clearance rack queen will see themselves in her pages.