Zoey Goto is a journalist and author covering travel, fashion, lifestyle, music and mid-century pop culture. She’s written cover features for National Geographic Traveller, Times Travel and GQ and contributes to titles including BBC Travel, GQ Style, Esquire, Wallpaper, Lonely Planet, Vogue, Rolling Stone, Architectural Digest, plus many of the UK’s newspapers.
During her 11 year writing career, Zoey has slept in Elvis’ teenage bedroom, taken a Dolly Parton themed roadtrip through Tennessee and interviewed Priscilla Presley on life at Graceland.
Zoey’s specialist travel area is the US southern states, having been a regular visitor for 20 years. In 2021 she won the Travel South USA Ambassador Award for journalism in New Orleans.
Zoey’s first book, Elvis Style: From Zoot Suits to Jumpsuits was published in July 2016 by Libri. She’s been interviewed about Elvis and fashion by various media including CNN, Wall Street Journal, Guardian and BBC Radio. For further information please see: http://www.elvisstylebook.com/
Her second book entitled Vintage Style: Inside the Dapper World of Retro Enthusiasts was published in the spring of 2020, with a foreword by Wayne Hemingway OBE: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Vintage-Style-Inside-Dapper-Enthusiasts/dp/1912969106
Zoey is currently writing her third book – this time on the legendary Dolly Parton.