Episode 31 – Justice and Design Webinar and the Fashion Act Now Manifesto
October 6, 2021
The 31st episode includes the audio recording of the Justice and Design webinar that Kat Sark organized in September 2021, with a panel discussion that included:
Sandra Niessen, who is an anthropologist with a specialty in Indonesian clothing and textiles. Sara Arnold, who is an environmental justice activist, co-founder of Fashion Act Now, and Associate Lecturer at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts, in London. Ashna Patel, who is a designer and researcher of sustainable garments and textiles based in Denmark. Kat Sark, Associate Professor of Fashion Studies at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU).
After brief introductions, we reflected on the Fashion Act Now Manifesto that was launched and introduced by Sara Arnold and Sandra Niessen at this webinar, and then we invited all the webinar participants to contribute to the discussion on justice and design.