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The Death of Fashion: The Passage Rite of Fashion in the Show Window
When, for a few weeks each year, Western fashion victims become red-hot with excitement waiting for the fashion sales to take place, they are unconsciously following an ancient sacrificial ritual. Just as in ancient Greece, the God of Fertility had to be killed during the Dionysia in order to be resurrected, the season s fashion has today to be symbolically sacrificed in o ...more
Hardcover, 300 pages
Published March 1st 2007 by Springer
(first published 2007)
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