Readings

Week 1 
Lesson 1 Introduction to course NO Readings

Lesson 2 Annoated Bibliography excercise.

Students choose an article using JStor, bring to class, read and write.

 

Week 2
Underwear 1900-1990 streaminglining-breasts
The New Look (Dior and James) the-public-time-of-private-space-in-dior-by-dior

 

Week 3 students prepare project briefs for their research projects. 

Week 4  Student Meetings 

Week 5 

Monday Feminism and Fashion ( Chanel, flappers, 1950’s, bra burners) furniture-feminism-and-feminine    to-care-for-her-beauty

Wednesday Drag, Cross dressing and trans gender the-aesthetic-of-drag

Dandyism the-black-dandyism-of-george-walker .

 

 

Week 6 

Wearing Propaganda publicity-and-propaganda

Camo The Theories of Abbott H Thayer Art at War- Dazzle Camouflage

 

Week 7 

Fear and Fashion in the cold war fearandfashion_thecyberneticbody  fearandfashion_thespaceagebody

 

Week 8 

NO READINGS

 

Week 9 

Economic Development and Cultural Change ecnomic development and cultural change

the Squaw dress and the cowboy tucsons-squaw-dress-indstury

 

SPRING BREAK MARCH 27- APRIL 2

 

Week 10

Migration of textile traditions  How can we weave in a strange land

Soviet Hippy Dress soviet-flower-children

 

Week 11  

Fashion and Surrealism bizzare-bijoux-surrealsim-in-jewelry

Fashion and the Avant Gard futurist-fashion

 

Week 12  Object Trade Show 

 

Week 13 

Bauhaus to Black Mountain Bauhaus to Black Mountain

 

Week 14  

 

Faith Ringgold Faith Ringgold

 

 

 

 

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