About Barbara

Barbara Herman is a journalist and author of Scent and Subversion: Decoding a Century of Provocative Perfume(Lyons Press, 2013), which was the culmination of years of researching and writing about the cultural significance of vintage perfume on her blog, Yesterday’s Perfume.

Her media and culture writing has appeared in Newsweek, The Wall Street Journal, International Business Times, Town and Country, Into the Gloss, PopMatters, PopSugar, and Refinery29, among other publications.

About Barbara

Barbara Herman is a journalist and author of Scent and Subversion: Decoding a Century of Provocative Perfume(Lyons Press, 2013), which was the culmination of years of researching and writing about the cultural significance of vintage perfume on her blog, Yesterday’s Perfume.

Her media and culture writing has appeared in Newsweek, The Wall Street Journal, International Business Times, Town and Country, Into the Gloss, PopMatters, PopSugar, and Refinery29, among other publications.