Native/American Fashion 4 | Timothy Shannon
April 22, 2017
Native/American Fashion: Inspiration, Appropriation, and Cultural Identity explores fashion as a creative endeavour and an expression of cultural identity, the history of Native fashion, issues of problematic cultural appropriation in the field, and examples of creative collaborations and best practices between Native designers and fashion brands. In this segment, we hear from the second panelist to speak on the topic Mobility and Cultural Identity Through Fashion, Timothy Shannon of Gettysburg College. His talk is titled Clothes along the Mohawk: Fashion, Exchange, and Appropriation among the Peoples of Early New York.