As someone fascinated with the origins of prep and American style, a conversation with Lisa Birnbach is always going to be something I find compelling. Like a lot of people who are intrigued by prep, I view it as an interested outsider who wants to understand how it became what it is today. Lisa helped to define the preppy lifestyle and also played a big part into pushing it into the mainstream culture with
My high school was listed in it, and though I never seemed to be in the "in" crowd there, it seems the preppy aesthete has infused itself into my being based on my career. And learned Hamburg is the preppiest city in Germany to boot! Keep the podcasts coming.