What is the nature of fashion’s influence over national and international identities? How does fashion brand particular countries, lifestyles, and cities on a global scale? New York Times writer Guy Trebay is joined by fashion designers Gabi Asfour and Anna Sui for a discussion about the power of fashion. Eugenia Paulicelli, Professor of Italian and Comparative Literature and founder of the Graduate Center’s Fashion Studies concentration, will moderate.
The event is free and open to the public.
Location: Elebash Recital Hall, CUNY Graduate Center
Info: 212-817-2005. http://www.greatissuesforum.org
Official Website: http://www.greatissuesforum.org
Added by Center for the Humanities on April 1, 2009