Anne Bissonnette, PhD
Winter Term 2024 (1860)
★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
Introduction to the historical development of dress in the Western World with contemporary applications in design, merchandising, arts performance, education and museums. Resources include the Anne Lambert Clothing and Textiles Collection.
LECTURE B1 (11710)
2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
MWF 11:00 - 11:50 (ETLC E2-001)
★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-3)
Advanced study of Western dress from the 18th century to the present. Lectures and labs introduce students to artifactual research and the handling, storage, examination, documentation and exhibition of artifacts. Sources explored include artwork, fashion plates, texts, caricatures, photography, patterns, reproduction garments and historical clothing from the Anne Lambert Clothing and Textiles Collection. Students co-curate an exhibition as part of the course. Prerequisite: HECOL 268. Normally offered in alternate years.