WHAT: Fashion: Now & Then
WHERE: LIM College, 216 East 45th Street, New York, NY
WHEN: Thursday, October 18, 2018 – Saturday, October 20, 2018
Join us for the eighth annual Fashion: Now & Then conference. This year’s conference theme is “Fashion and Culture.”Jo Weldon, author of the book Fierce: The History of the Leopard Print will open the conference with the presentation Leopard Print and the Bad Mother (Oct. 18, 5:45-7:00 p.m.). The Keynote Presentation, Forming Narratives of the Diaspora (Oct. 19, 11:45 a.m. -12:45 p.m.) will be delivered by Joy Davis and Jasmine Helm, co-hosts of the fashion podcast Unravel. In addition, hour long sessions will examine the relationship between fashion and culture with presentations focusing on gender identity, music, entertainment, popular culture, cultural appropriation in fashion marketing, library collections, and archives.
Please visit Eventbrite for registration rates and to view the conference schedule.