Fashioning Jews: Clothing, Culture, and Commerce (Studies in by Leonard Greenspoon,Leonard J. Greenspoon

By Leonard Greenspoon,Leonard J. Greenspoon

This quantity provides papers added on the twenty fourth Annual Klutznick-Harris Symposium, held at Creighton collage in October 2011. The participants examine all points of the intimate dating among Jews and garments, via case reviews from historic, medieval, fresh, and modern background. Papers discover themes starting from Jewish management within the fabric undefined, throughout the artwork of style in 19th century Vienna, to using garments as a badge of ethnic id, in either secular and spiritual contexts.

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