The subjects of the essays in this book range from looking at the ever changing means of specific garments and clothing practices of subcultural groups to examining dress as a reflection of changing life styles in American culture. The essays also examine fashions, fads, and popular images. Dress and Popular Culture hopes to shed new light on popular culture through a study of the associations of dress to culture.Some years later as a lender to the Indiana exhibition she wrote: I was just getting interested in clothes, make-up and the ... The Ken doll, Barbiea#39;s boyfriend, debuted in 1961, but even girls without Ken acted out dating fantasies; imaginationanbsp;...
|Title||:||Dress and Popular Culture|
|Author||:||Patricia Anne Cunningham, Susan Voso Lab|
|Publisher||:||Popular Press - 1991|