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JUSTINE PICARDIE – Live in-person Cambridge

Wed 3 Nov 2021 | 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Justine Picardie | Miss Dior

Who was the enigmatic woman behind the acclaimed designer Christian Dior? How might the polished surface of fashion conceal hidden depths? 

Join Justine Picardie to discover her latest book, Miss Dior, an intimate portrait of Catherine Dior who inspired Dior’s most famous perfume and shaped his vision of femininity. Don’t miss her story: one of freedom, fascism, beauty and betrayal. 

In conversation with journalist and broadcaster Rowan Pelling. 

Only available as an in-person event at The University Arms, Cambridge.

Winter Festival Online 2021 | 17-21 Nov

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