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Regina Root on Colombian TV

Professor Regina Root’s scholarship and role in Latin American fashion was the recent subject of a program on “Mujeres exitosas” (Successful Women) for a culture and education channel in Colombia.   Program host Angélica Romero highlighted Root’s role as president of Ixel Moda (Latin America’s fashion congress that attracts designers and academics from around the globe) and work on sustainable design practices.  “Mujeres exitosas” presented an interview with Michelle Bachelet the week prior to airing the interview with Root.  To see the half hour program, see (Note:  There are brief pauses between program segments.)