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Dress and Textiles in World Culture

A survey of dress & textiles as signifiers of cultural identity & expression, transmitters of design & tradition, & their centrality to the social & economic structure of cultures worldwide.Although Eurocentric cultures will be examined, there is strong emphasis on the traditions of Asia, the Americas & Africa and their global intersections.
Course #
ARCS-GE 2913
Units
3
Term
Spring
Department