IMC 2002: Sessions

Session 704: Dressing for Effect

Tuesday 9 July 2002, 14.15-15.45

Sponsor:DISTAFF - Discussion, Interpretation and Study of Textile Arts, Fabrics and Fashions
Organiser:Gale R. Owen-Crocker, Department of English & American Studies, University of Manchester
Moderator/Chair:Gale R. Owen-Crocker, Department of English & American Studies, University of Manchester
Paper 704-aHaute Couture in 10th-Century Sweden: The Bawdy, Gaudy Boys of Birka
(Language: English)
Cathy Ostrom Peters, Augsburg College, Minnesota
Paper 704-bDress for Success: Beroul's "Tristan" and the Restoration of Status Through Clothes
(Language: English)
Monica L. Wright, Department of Romance Languages & Literatures, Washington University, Saint Louis
Index terms: Daily Life, Language and Literature - French/Occitan, Social History
Paper 704-cTerrifying Toes: Subversion Through Footware in 12th Century Northern Europe
(Language: English)
Patricia Margaret Reid, Institute of Archaeology, University College London
Index terms: Archaeology - Artefacts, Daily Life, Social History