History of Western Costume & Fashion 丽贝卡拉兹提格THR 388 1.0当然单元
A survey of clothing from early “western” civilization in Mesopotamia, Crete, Greece, Etruria, and Rome through European fashion of the Middle Ages, Renaissance, Baroque, Rococo, and American & European fashion of the 19th and 20th centuries to the global fashion of the contemporary period. We will explore the cyclical evolution of fashion, and the costume vocabulary specific to historical periods. Special emphasis will be given to the placement of fashion in artistic, cultural, and historical contexts, 和 该 application of historical costume research to performance design.
Prerequisite: THR 100 Theatre & Society: An Historical Introduction or THR 105, or instructor permission.