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Bringing Sexy Back: Perception and Popular Opinion of 14th-Century Clothing

Eleanor Bywater

University Session UA104 June 13, 2020 Course # 616
Time 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Fee
Length 1 hr Credits 1
Attendees 20/∞ Room Sinister
Course Category Costume and Textiles

Think your cotehardie looks cool? Is your pourpoint sexy or sinful? Come find out what your clothes would have said about you in the 14th century. This class will take you on a tour through the art literature, armor, chronicles, and a commentators of the time to dig at the deeper meanings behind the revolutionary fashion changes of the latter half of the 14th century. So, grab your tightest hose and join the journey back to the birth of fashion. (This class will not be recorded.)

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