Pockets to Purses: Fashion + Function: A Pocket Guide to Slavery

About This Video

Title

Pockets to Purses: Fashion + Function: A Pocket Guide to Slavery

Description

A lecture on the history of pockets in enslaved people’s clothing and its modern implications in African-American dress. This event was moderated and organized by students in FIT’s Fashion and Textile Studies MA program.

Publisher

The Museum at FIT

Date Created

2018-03-22

Length

48:20

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