This Thursday February 28th from (5:30 -7:30 pm)  the MA Program in Liberal Sutdies- CUNY presents: FASHION, HACKED: LIBERATION  THROUGH PARTICIPATION

“How is our clothing a purveyor of our political ideologies and related social values Fashion is embedded in global and local markets and implicated in cultural change, sexual codes, and social progress. As the fashion industry takes account of these issues, in what ways might it respond? How, for instance, might new technologies in the fashion industry improve the industry’s environmental impact?”

Panelists* will discuss the ways that “fashion may influence the global economy and expresses political, religious and ethical choices”.

Co sponsored by the Center for the Humanities / Women’s Studies Certificate Program/ Italian Trade Commission’s Fashion of the Vine Project

Event free and open to the public [Reception to Follow]

Please RSVP:

* Panelists:
Susan Buck-Morss (The Graduate Center, CUNY)
Hazel Clark (Parsons The New School for Design)
Jessamyn Hatcher (New York University)
Kyoo Lee (John Jay, CUNY)
Sarah Scaturro (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
Elizabeth Wissinger (BMCC, CUNY)
Eugenia Paulicelli (The Graduate Center, CUNY)

Thursday, February 28, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (EST)
CUNY, The Graduate Center [Rooms 9206-07]
365 5th Ave
New York, NY 10016

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