Dress and the African Diaspora: Tensions and Flows


This international symposium will consider the notion of the ’between’, that is, the tensions and flows of
ideas and historical or cultural activity that have influenced African diaspora dress, textiles, and beauty
regimes, and its associated wearers, producers and observers.

Speakers include: Professor Anitra Nettleton, Professor Leslie Rabine, Professor Susan Kaiser,
Dr Jessica Hemmings, Dr. Van Dyke Lewis, Elke aus dem Moore, Frances Ross, Kaat Debo, Tina Bini,
Christine Checinska, Dominique Heyse-Moore, Rochelle Rowe, Rose Sinclair.

This is a free event. For further information please contact TrAIN Senior Research Fellow, Carol Tulloch.

A Report of this event is posted on the Bulletin pages of this website.

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