HU Welcomes Fashion Business Writer Teri Agins
Hampton, Va. – The Hampton University Scripps Howard School of
Journalism & Communications welcomes fashion business writer
Teri Agins during the live taping of The Caldwell Café
on Wed., March 18, 2015 at 6 p.m. in the Scripps Howard TV
Agins is one of the most knowledgeable journalists regarding
the business of fashion. She earned her stripes as a respected
journalist in the fashion world during her years at the Wall Street
Journal. A talented writer, Agins has written for the New York
Times, Time Magazine, Vogue, The Oprah Magazine and Essence.
She will discuss her new book and her career as a fashion
business writer and will give HU students advice on reaching their
potential in the field of communications.
Agins recently released her second book, "Hijacking the
Runway: How Celebrities Are Stealing the Spotlight from Fashion
Designers." She discusses how celebrities used to simply be
"walking billboards" displaying the latest from big name
fashion designers, but now are creating their own brands, modeling
them and reaping the benefits of sales.
The event is free and open to the public. If you have any
questions, please feel free to call 757.728.6003.