Fashion Culture: Fashion and Political Power

About This Video

Title

Fashion Culture: Fashion and Political Power

Description

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Robin Givhan, in conversation with Dr. Valerie Steele, discussed the current relationship between fashion, politics, and power. Drawing on her experience as The Washington Post's senior critic-at-large, Givhan addressed such potent sartorial symbols as the Hawaiian and golf shirts worn by the boogaloo boys and the yellow ensembles worn by mothers protesting in Portland.

Publisher

The Museum at FIT

Date Created

2020-10-27

Length

32:47

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