Catherine Despont’s Favorite Eyebrows
No one believes in phrenology — that dubious science of judging intelligence by the shape of your head. But it’s hard not to read some personality in a pair of eyebrows. Whether the ethereal strands on Sissy Spacek, or the wizened tufts of news man Andy Rooney, we want to draw parallels to the lives and careers. Here’s a list of favorites in no particular order.
Maila Nurmi aka Vampira
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
CATHERINE DESPONT, who writes about eyebrows in this issue, likes to keep her look natural (within reason). She writes about art, design and clothing. She just finished her first novel.