HIST 4075 Fashion and Politics in Twentieth-Century China (also CAPS 4075) (GB) (HA-AS, HST-AS) (HAN)
Tuesday: 8:30-11:00am plus Independent Research
Professor Peidong Sun
Through readings and discussions, this seminar will take multiple approaches to explore history, politics and society in 20th century China from the perspective of fashion. How to define politics from the dimension of fashion? What’s a politicized fashion? How did fashion reflect the power structure? How did fashion become a way of obedience and resistance?