Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Art & Art History Research Lecture Series: Theresa Winge
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Dr. Winge will present her research in a lecture titled, When is a Punk NOT a Punk?: The DIY Ethos, Ethic, and Aesthetics of Subcultural Dress Codes. When is a Punk NOT a Punk? hen that Punk shopped at Hot Topic, Subcultures are identified based on their distinct and subversive dress. Decoding the dynamic visual culture of various subcultures' dress reveals similar underlying DIY guidelines. Winge will explore how the DIY ethos, ethic, and aesthetics are utilized to create visually recognizable subversive dress codes of urban subcultures. more information...