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    • Indigo

    • In Search of the Color That Seduced the World
    • By: Catherine E. McKinley
    • Narrated by: Tracey Farrar
    • Length: 7 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 10

    Brimming with rich, electrifying tales of the precious dye and its ancient heritage, Indigo is also the story of a personal quest: Catherine McKinley is the descendant of a clan of Scots who wore indigo tartan; Jewish "rag traders"; a Massachusetts textile factory owner; and African slaves - her ancestors were traded along the same Saharan routes as indigo, where a length of blue cotton could purchase human life.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • The narrator makes it impossible to listen :(

    • By gigitar on 03-06-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Fashion - Philosophy for Everyone

    • Thinking with Style
    • By: Fritz Allhoff, Jessica Wolfendale, Jeanette Kennett
    • Narrated by: Tracey Farrar
    • Length: 9 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Most of us realize that fashion is more than just clothes. It's not just about wearing what's in. Fashion influences our judgments of people's taste, politics, sexuality, class, religion, and even their moral character. It can be a medium for technological and social change – changes in fashion may signal economic and political shifts. Yet fashion can also trap us. We can be slaves to fashion if we feel trapped by the roles dictated by the clothes we wear, and we can be slaves to fashion, literally

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • If only it had a better narrator.

    • By Rachel on 03-18-14

    Regular price: $15.48