Northwestern University

Mar
15
Fri 4:00 PM

Book Launch "African Dress: Fashion, Agency, Performance"

When: Friday, March 15, 2013
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM  

Where: 620 Library Place, Conference Room  
Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public

Contact: Kate Dargis   (847) 491-7323

Group: Program of African Studies

Category: Social

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Description:

Join the Program of African Studies, the Department of Anthropology and the Department of Performance Studies in celebrating the launch of "African Dress: Fashion, Agency, Performance" edited by Karen Tranberg Hansen (Emerita, Anthropology) and D. Soyini Madison (Performance Studies).


The authors will read short excerpts from the book.   Joanne B. Eicher (Professor Emerita, University of Minnesota) a worldwide authority on the anthropology of dress, will also share comments.

Refereshments served.

 


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