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Gallery Talk – Fashion During the Jazz Age: Exploring the “Africana Craze”

August 3 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Presenter: Dr. Susan Hannel, Associate Professor, URI TMD

Cost: $5/person; Free for SCM members

Description:
African Art and the natural world of the African Continent, together with Jazz music, influenced fashion in fascinating ways between the two world wars.  We will see how African animal fur and prints replicating for patterns were used for exotic garments.

 

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Date:
August 3
Time:
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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