There Goes the Bride: The Evolution of the White Wedding
The veil, the bouquet, the ring…some facets of a traditional wedding seem immutable. But “traditional” is itself a relative term. This hour we’ll take a look at how historically we’ve tied the knot, and what film, advertising, and prescriptive literature can tell us about the history of the American wedding and its celebrants.
- Karen Dunak, author of “As Long As We Both Shall Love: The White Wedding in Postwar America”
- Lauren Iannotti, executive editor of BRIDES magazine