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Fashion From Africa to African American

Fashion From Africa to African American

Tuesday, 01 February, 2022

Location: Online/Webinar


Explore that vivid and complicated starting point of fashion and textiles from Africa. Throughout Africa, there are many distinctive styles, techniques, dyeing methods, and decorative and functional purposes expressed in textiles. The history of the continent may be read, told and recorded in cloth; a history that stretches back more than 75,000 years. Journey from the 12th Century to the 21st Century and discover how these findings have shaped African American fashion over time. Presented by Shannon Johnson,  COD Fashion Design faculty member. Register here.




Kristina Giovanni

Phone: (630) 924-2735
Website: Click to Visit