28. Fashioning the Women of Weeksville: Interview with Noel Corbin, Natalya Mills and Kristine McPartlin
August 28, 2017
This week features the curators and conservator behind the exhibition: Fashioning the Women of Weeksville, currently at The Weeksville Heritage Center in Brooklyn, New York. The show is a rare opportunity to see the material culture of the African American women who lived in Weeksville in the nineteenth and twentieth-century.
In the first half of the episode, Joy and Jasmine talk to the curators Noel Corbin and Natalya Mills. In the second half of the episode Dana and Jasmine talk to Kristine McPartlin, who is responsible for conserving and dressing the wedding dress featured in the exhibition.