Fashion, Community & Culture: Explorations of the Material World Program
2 May 2008
Beverly Lemire - Welcome & Introductory Remarks
Mary Lynn Stewart, “Modernity and Haute Couture: France in the 1920s and 1930s", Women’s Studies, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver.
Julia Petrov, “Honourable Men-tion: Male Professional Authority in British Early Institutional Dress Collections", Human Ecology, University of Alberta.
Karen Tranberg Hansen, “From Grandmother's Dress to Runway Fashion in Zambia”. Anthropology, Northwestern University, Chicago.
Lunch. To be served outside Telus 134.
Sarah Cheang, “Turning Chinese: Fashion, chinoiserie and cross-cultural masquerade in 1920s Britain”, Cultural Studies, London College of Fashion, London.
Cory Willmott, “Radical Entrepreneurs: First Nations Designers’ Approaches to Economic Development”, Anthropology, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville.
Arlene Oak, “Fashion, Talk & TV in the 21st Century”, Human Ecology, University of Alberta.
Roundtable: What can we learn from fashion?