Medieval Costume Lectures
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The Historical Closet is pleased to announce a day of lectures by
Robin Netherton, medieval costume historian and co-editor of the
academic journal Medieval Clothing and Textiles. Ms. Netherton has
lectured on medieval clothing for academic audiences, historical
societies, reenactment groups, and other organizations in such cities
as Boston, Seattle, Philadelphia, Denver, Minneapolis, Orlando,
Chicago, and San Jose. This is her first appearance in the Los Angeles
The set of five lectures will focus on Western European Womenâs Dress
of the 14th and 15th Centuries. Topics include: The Gothic Fitted
Dress, The Greenland Gored Gown, Sideless Surcotes, 15th Century
V-Necked Gown, and Womenâs Heraldic Dress.
The event will be held February 7th, 2009 at Mount St. Maryâs College
in Los Angeles.
There are a limited number of spaces available so pre-registration is
encouraged. Once all the spaces are sold out, a waiting list will be
started. Please visit www.historicalcloset.com for more details and
online registration. Please feel free to forward this message to
anyone you think may be interested.
We look forward to seeing you there,
The Historical Closet