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Fashion Media

Past and Present

eBook

Djurdja Bartlett, Shaun Cole and Agnès Rocamora (eds)


ISBN:
978-1-3500-5120-1 (online)
978-0-8578-5306-6 (hardback)
978-0-8578-5307-3 (paperback)
978-0-8578-5308-0 (epdf)
Published:
2013
DOI:
10.5040/9781350051201
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Abstract

The fashion media is in the midst of deep social and technological change. Including a broad range of case studies, from fashion plates to fashion films, and from fashion magazines to fashion blogs, this ground-breaking book provides an up-to-date examination of the role and significance of this field.

Winner of the PCA/ACA Ray and Pat Browne Award for Best Edited Collection, Fashion Media includes chapters written by international scholars covering topics from historic magazine cultures and contemporary digital innovations to art and film, exploring themes such as gender, ethnicity, design, taste and authorship.

Highlighting the complexity of processes that bind design, design, technology, society and identity together, Fashion Media will be of be essential reading for students of fashion studies, cultural studies, visual culture studies, design history, communications and art and design practice and theory.