Dressed: The History of Fashion
Arts • History • Society-and-culture
With over 7 billion people in the world, we all have one thing in common. Every day we all get dressed. Join Dressed as we explore the social and cultural histories behind the who, what, when of why we wear.
History is Rarely Black or White: Fashion Storytelling with Jason Cyrus and Anne-Marie Guérin
Nov 30 • 01:16:43
Jason Cyrus and Anne-Marie Guérin join us in a discussion about the complex histories quite literally woven into the cotton garments we wear, the subject of the new exhibition History is Rarely Black or White at Ontario's Agnes Etherington Art Centre's exhibition....
Stained by Nature, an interview with Mimi Prober, part 2
Nov 25 • 40:55
Stained by Nature, an interview with Mimi Prober, part 1
Nov 23 • 33:14
Consumed: The Need for Collective Change, an interview with Aja Barber, part 2
Nov 18 • 46:13
Consumed: The Need for Collective Change, an interview with Aja Barber, part 1
Nov 16 • 54:17
In this week's two-part episode, we chat with sustainability activist Aja Barber about the intersections of human rights, climate change and the fashion industry....
Fashioning the United Arab Emirates with Dr. Reem El Mutwalli, Part II
Nov 11 • 45:56
We continue our conversation with Dr. Reem El Mutwalli about the evolving dress traditions and practices of the United Arab Emirates, a young country with a rich sartorial and textile history....
Fashioning the United Arab Emirates with Dr. Reem El Mutwalli, Part I
Nov 9 • 01:03:44
Dr. Reem El Mutwalli joins us to discuss her book Sultani Traditions Renewed: Changes in Women’s Traditional Dress in the UAE during the reign of Shaikh Zayid Al Nahyan, 1966-2004. Dr. Reem is the founder of The Zay Initiative, the first fashion collection dedicated exclusively to dress from across the Arab world....
ReDressed: Patrick Kelly, an Interview with Dr. Eric Darnell Pritchard
Nov 4 • 01:07:49
Fuller Fabrics and the Modern Masters Prints
Nov 2 • 32:41
Costuming Horror with Lisa Jensen
Oct 28 • 01:09:08