The Heiress Apparent

Before the age of celebutantes starring in all-too-revealing reality programs and sex tapes serving as stepping stones to stardom, being young, fabulous, and in the public eye was more about having mountains of money and impeccable style than OMG-inducing nip slips and unapologetic coke nose.

For those who are wary of Perez Hilton and TMZ, but still looking for juicy stories about high society, on Wednesday, January 11, author Cherie Burns, who penned the bio Searching for Beauty: The Life of Millicent Rogers, will talk about Rogers' glamorous life as an oil heiress, fashion icon, and art collector.

Wed., Jan. 11, 12:30 p.m., 2012
KEEP PHOENIX NEW TIMES FREE... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Becky Bartkowski is an award-winning journalist and the arts and music editor at New Times, where she writes about art, fashion, and pop culture.
Contact: Becky Bartkowski