Couture and Consensus: Fashion and Politics in Postcolonial Argentina (Paperback)Regina A. Root (author)
Paperback 240 Pages / Published: 25/06/2010
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Following Argentina's revolution in 1810, the dress of young patriots inspired a nation and distanced its politics from the relics of Spanish colonialism. Fashion writing often escaped the notice of authorities, allowing authors to masquerade political ideas under the guise of frivolity and entertainment. In Couture and Consensus, Regina A. Root maps this pivotal and overlooked facet of Argentine cultural history.
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 295 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 15 mm
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