Penelope Rowlands

Penelope Rowlands  is the author of A Dash of Daring: Carmel Snow and Her Life in Fashion, Art and Letters; Paris Was Ours; and other books. A former Leon Levy Fellow at the Center for the History of Collecting at New York’s Frick Collection, she is researching a new biography.

My Fax Friends

Preserving a slipping-away past

by Penelope Rowlands | Saturday, December 19, 2020

Soundtrack of a Revolution

Seeing and hearing a protest explode on the streets of Santiago

by Penelope Rowlands | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Aaron Burr in Exile 

Surviving against all odds, his journal tells the story of one of the most maligned figures in American history

by Penelope Rowlands | Monday, June 03, 2019