Wouldn’t It Be Nice to Have a Woman’s Shoe Emoji That Isn’t a Red Stiletto? (article)

The Atlantic has published an article, “Wouldn’t It Be Nice to Have a Women’s Shoe Emoji that Isn’t a Red Stiletto?” by Megan Garber, about the efforts of Florie Hutchinson, a PR specialist in California, to have a stylish, sensible shoe emoji added to the next Unicode standard.

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Exhibition: William Ivey Long: Costume Designs 2007-2016

What: William Ivey Long: Costume Designs 2007-2016 Exhibition

When: Sep 23 2017-Jun 3 2018

Where: Mint Museum UPTOWN, Charlotte NC

“North Carolina native William Ivey Long is one of the most renowned theatrical costume designers working today. This exhibition, organized by The Mint Museum, explores Long’s most recent work, from 2007 to today. It features the theatrical productions The Lost Colony (redesigned 2007–2008), The Mystery of Edwin Drood (2012), Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella (2013), Little Dancer (2014), and On the Twentieth Century (2015), as well as the television specials Grease Live! (2016), and The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do the Time Warp Again (2016). Focusing on Long’s process, it features sketches, swatches, mood boards, and other preparatory materials in addition to the costumes themselves.”

Fashion & Media Symposium at Drexel University

WHAT: Fashion & Media Symposium

WHEN:  October 12-14, 2017

WHERE:  Drexel University

DETAILS: http://fashionandmedia.westphal.drexel.edu/

FTC SIG members can register for the graduate student rate by entering our group affiliation in the associations box.  A $50 day rate is available by contacting the conference coordinator.