Books and articles:
Abnett, Kate. “Styling Politicians in the Age of Image Wars.” The Business of Fashion, 28 July 2016.
Akou, Heather. “Building a New World Fashion: Islamic Dress in the Twenty-First Century.” Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress, Body and Culture 11, no. 4: 403–421.
Cashmore, Ellis. “Politics.” In Celebrity Culture, pp.265–283.2nd edn.New York: Routledge, 2014.
Craik, Jennifer. “The Politics of Fashion.” In Fashion: The Key Concepts, pp.283–316. London: Bloomsbury, 2009.
Crane, Diane. Fashion and its Social Agendas: Class, Gender and Identity in Clothing. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000.
Entwistle, Joanne. “Fashion and Identity.” In The Fashioned Body: Fashion, Dress and Modern Social Theory. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2000.
Miller, Monica L. Slaves to Fashion: Black Dandyism and the Styling of Black Diasporic Identity. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2009.
Tulloch, Carol. The Birth of Cool: Style Narratives of the African Diaspora. London: Bloomsbury, 2016.
Films and DVDs:
Marie Antoinette. Film, 2006. Directed by Sofia Coppola.
Versailles ’73: American Runway Revolution. Film, 2012. Directed by Deborah Riley Draper.
The Iron Lady. Film, 2011. Directed by Phillida Lloyd.
The True Cost of Fast Fashion. Film, 2015. Directed by Andrew Morgan.
T-Shirt Travels: A Documentary on Second-Hand Clothes in Africa. Film, 2001. Directed by Shantha Bloemen.
Veep. TV series, 2012–. Created by Armando Iannucci.
Scandal. TV series, 2012–2018. Created by Shonda Rhimes.
The Crown. TV series, 2016–. Created by Peter Morgan.
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