Robin Givhan Interview


‘My readers are skeptical about fashion.’

Washington Post fashion critic Robin Givhan on the politics of appearance and the appearance of politics.

Interview by Jonathan Wingfield
Film by Brigitte Lacombe


The Washington Post’s chief fashion writer, Robin Givhan, discusses what it takes to be a Pulitzer Prize-winning critic, the appearance of politics, and the dialectics of style.

Filmed by renowned portrait photographer and director, Brigitte Lacombe.

More from Givhan and Lacombe in System issue No. 9 available here.