Lizzie Garrett

Lizzie Garrett

Lizzie Garrett is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer who covers everything from politics to pendant lamps. She received a B.A. degree from Occidental College in American History and Studio Art. After interning for W and Los Angeles Magazine while still in school, Ms. Garrett began her full-time writing career with Bon App


Cultural Caviar

Solving for Y

Jul 22 2010

The first time we spoke she walked past me, pointed at my feet without breaking her stride, and sternly said, "€œGood shoes."€ By the time

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Katharine Hepburn and the Tomboys Who Followed

Katharine Hepburn and the Tomboys Who Followed

Jun 03 2010

It’s hard to open a fashion magazine or celebrity rag this year without reading tomboy-this or boyfriend cut-that. Twenty years ago, however, or even five,

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George Kennan and the Discovery of Realism

George Kennan and the Discovery of Realism

Nov 10 2008

The tradition of thought with which George Kennan (1904-2005) is most often identified is that of political realism. That tradition appears to most Americans to