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Fashion and Physique Symposium: Ben Barry “Fabulous Masculinities: Refashioning the Male Body”
Ben Barry presenting “Fabulous Masculinities: Refashioning the Male Body” at The Museum at FIT's 19th fashion symposium, Fashion and Physique, held on Friday, February 23, 2018.
The one-day symposium featured lectures and panels on topics such as the emergence of the plus-size fashion industry in the early twentieth century, the impact of popular culture on how we assess the female body, and fashion accessibility for the disabled in the technological age.
Ben Barry is director of the Centre for Fashion Diversity and Social Change at Ryerson University. His forthcoming book is "Refashioning Masculinity: Men and Fashion in the Digital Age."
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