Lecture: "Fashion and Everyday Life: London and New York c.1890-2010"

  • RHS East London College of Fashion 20 John Prince's Street London, England, W1G 0BJ United Kingdom

From the University College of London

Postgraduate Communities Lecture Series 3 – Fashion and Subject Positions

Fashion and Everyday Life: London and New York c.1890-2010

Speaker: Hazel Clark, Professor of Design Studies and Fashion Studies and Research Chair of Fashion at Parsons School Of Design, New York

Based on a forthcoming co-authored book (Bloomsbury 2017), which argues the significance of fashion in the everyday lives of ordinary people, this talk will present cases that examine fashion and subject positions, encompassing the subjects of race, class and gender, in London and New York in the long twentieth century.

This event is free and open to the public and you can reserve your seat here.

Image courtesy Bloomsbury Publishing.