Culture Costume and Dress

5-7th May 2021 Birmingham UK

Sex and gender in literature

Shields Way
Challenging Conventions: Characterisation through dress in Brandon Sanderson’s “The Stormlight Archive”

Jennifer Cameron
Crossing-dressing as Empowerment in Katherine Mansfield’s ‘Je Ne Parle Pas Francais’

Hollie Geary-Jones
The Nineteenth-Century Prostitute: How the sexual ‘other’ reclaimed power through deliberate dressing