Tag: feminism

Episode 6: Shoes, Glorious Shoes – with Josephine May

Upcoming Event: Association of Dress Historians Conference 27-28 October 2017 Anushka will present her Masters thesis ‘The Samfu Suit 1920-1979’ on Saturday 28 October. Click here for more information & tickets. Deconstructing Fashion Podcast Episode 6 Interview: Josephine May We chat to Josephine May ahead of the launch of her exhibition ‘The Tale of the Talking Shoes’, which was held …

Episode 2: New Research in Dress Histories Conference

Deconstructing Fashion Podcast Episode 2 What we’re wearing: hand-knitted garments Anushka has been knitting her own socks, which leads into a riveting discussion of craft, feminism, and 21st century living arrangements. Can an act of domesticity be subversive? Reference: Shreddies Knitted by Nanas (TV advert from 2010) Recommended reading: ‘The Culture of Knitting’ by Joanne Turney Review: …