Social responsibility: how to spread social responsibility through fashion, at different levels (design, production, retail, communication). 7. Fashion houses: how to study and narrate the living culture of the fashion houses, which is an important part of the cultural capital so secretly...

The Costume Workbook project is a web-based resource for museums, students, and the general public that demonstrates how costume can be used to tell stories by evoking personal aspects of history. Costume Committee members will contribute their historical costume expertise to the project in...

While fashion is often understood to center on apparel choices, fashion can be recognized as the current style or aesthetic choice in any design field. Proposals are welcome from divergent fields such as architecture, anthropology, cultural studies, history, interior design, graphic design,...

Negative Nostalgia: Nostalgia and politics: conservatism and the call to return to 'the way things used to be'; nostalgia as a cloak for racism, sexism, homophobia and xenophobia; nostalgia and revisionism; rewriting history; nostalgia and false memory. Preserving Nostalgia: nostalgia,...

relating to the history of dress. Below are some of the events happening for history week, many by some of my colleagues and leading dress historians and curators in Australia. Stitches in time: (Ad)Dressing History- Join some of Australia's experts in exploring the meanings of dress...

For queries about the conference or bookfair contact: Conference & Bookfair Administrator Cheryl Platt Some of the topics included as theme areas that may interest Worn Through readers: -Counterculture and its Legacies, 1966–77 -Fashionability: Fashion, Art, Culture -Parsing the...

• Fashion blogging and social network: How to promote new fashion communication patterns (top down, bottom up, peer to peer) through web 2.0 and 3.0. How to contribute through them to the construction of new fashion discourses. • Living fashion vs museum pieces: How to exhibit fashion in...

Announcing a Call for Papers from Worn Through Founder & Editor Monica Sklar's alma mater: Fashion and ... Communication will take place May 2-3, 2014, at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota. Submission Deadline: January 5, 2014. Third in a series of events entitled "Fashion...

In the 21st century, costume practices are now encountered through a multitude of different media: from film and theatre to virtual environments and mediated platforms. Mediation has become a prevalent principle of contemporary life and culture. Yet, the role of the costumed body and of how...

University of York, UK May 28-30, 2015 CFP Deadline: January 15, 2015 Disseminating Dress is a three-day international and interdisciplinary conference that explores how ideas and knowledge about dress have been shared, sought and communicated throughout history. In bringing together...

 

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