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Theatre

THTR 212 (TH) Costumes History (1)

A survey of historic costume from the Ancient Middle East to contemporary Western dress. Issues of society, culture, gender, politics, economy, and technology will be explored as they relate to the history of Western clothing. Aesthetic aspects are discussed through study of extant artwork and artifacts.

Mode of Inquiry: Thinking Historically

  • Offering: Fall
  • Instructor: Brewer-Wallin, Robert