Call for Papers / Designs for the 2014 Fashion And Gender SYMPOSIUM May 1-2, 2015, St. Paul, Minnesota

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This symposium is the fourth in a symposium series entitled “Fashion And … ” connecting fashion with other themes of importance in today’s world. Members attending the symposia of Fashion And… examine the interconnections and intersections of fashion in today’s world.

Crane (2000, p. 16) noted that “fashionable clothes are used to make statements about social class and social identity but their principle messages are about the ways in which men women and men perceive their gender roles or are expected to perceive them.” Thus, for our fourth symposium we focus on relationships between fashion and gender.

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Trans/national Clothing: Production and Consumption (Sep 2011, Bath UK)

Location: Bath Spa University, Bath, UK
Dates: Thursday 1st-Sunday 4th September 2011
Contact: Dr Jo Turney j.turney@bathspa.ac.uk
Deadline for Submissions: 1 July 2011

A three-day conference, workshop and discussion group addressing issues in the production and consumption of transnational clothing in the World Heritage City, Bath.

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