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Originating as a series of lectures at the Design School at Kolding, Denmark, under the auspices of the Danish National Research Foundation’s Centre for Textile Research, this collection uses a variety of viewpoints, including archaeology, history, and technical crafts, to explore the understanding and interpretation of historic costume through a multidisciplinary lens. The eleven papers range from Minoan culture to Hollywood, although the focus is primarily on Scandinavian topics. The five pape ...more