digital folder 36 - Symposium records

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Symposium records


  • 2021 (Creation)

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2.74GB MP4, JPG, DOCX, files in digital folder stored on networked drive

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This folder includes digital video presentations and the symposium invitation graphic delivered by the Fashion Textiles Studies Symposium 2021: Wiggle Room - The Lived Experience of Dress, which occurred completely online due to restrictions placed upon students and faculty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Presentations include

  • “I Was a Mighty Dressed Up Bride”: Wedding Dress in the WPA Narratives by Kenna Libes;
  • “Hippety-Hop, I'm a Bunny”: An Examination of the Objectification of the Female Body Through the Bunny Costume by Ellen Greene;
  • Building the Wardrobe that Lasts: The Aesthetic Formula of 1970s Fashionable Anti-Fashion, by Alina Osokina;
  • Afropunk: A Carnival of Fashion Consciousness by Christianna Rice

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Materials from this symposium were born-digital and have been stored in a networked drive. File formats received were converted into archival formats while original copies were also retained.

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For archivist use only:

  • S:\SPARC Digital Repository\FIT-Archives\US.NNFIT.SC.FITA.3.Academic-Affairs\US.NNFIT.SC.FITA.3.10-Graduate-Studies\US.NNFIT.SC.FITA.3.10.1-Fashion-Textile-Studies\US.NNFIT.SC.FITA.\US.NNFIT.SC.FITA.

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Arrangement, description, and/or archival processing by Samantha Levin, FIT, NY, NY, USA, 2021

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