Friday and Saturday Fashion: Now & Then schedule

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, October 19th:

 

 

8:15 – 8:45        Registration and Coffee

8:45 – 8:50        Welcome
Lisa Ryan, Reference & Instruction Librarian at the Adrian G. Marcuse Library at LIM College

8:50 – 9:00        Opening Remarks
Dr. Christopher J. Cyphers Ph.D., Executive Vice President at LIM College

9:00 – 9:45        Keynote Q & A:  Fashion & Interiors
Moderated by Caroline Rennolds Milbank, Fashion Historian and Author

Glenda Bailey, Editor-in-Chief of Harper's Bazaar, along with famed interior designer Alessandra Branca, will provide the conference's keynote presentation as they discuss "Fashion and Interiors" in a Q&A format.

10:00 – 11:00    Presentations: Three Women & Their Collections
Introduction by Dr. Jacqueline Leblanc Ph.D., Vice President for Planning & Assessment at LIM College

The Heather Firbank Collection: The Use and Interpretation of One Woman's Wardrobe at the Victoria and Albert Museum London 1960-2012
Cassie Davies-Strodder, The Victoria and Albert Museum in London

In Her Own Style: The Fashion of Marjorie Merriweather Post
Howard Vincent Kurtz, Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens & George Mason University

Fashion at Auction: Want vs. Wear
Laura Layfer, Branca Inc.

11:00 – 12:00        Presentations: The History & Documentation of Fashion
Introduction by Nancy Miller, Clinical Instructor at LIM College

Altering the System: American Costume Design, 1948-1980
Anne Coco, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Margaret Herrick Library

Fashion Group International and the Practice of Information Sharing
Tal Nadan, New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division

FGI: Fashion Group International Archives Now
Jean Meek-Barker, Fashion Group International

The Battle of the Skirts - Women's Agency in Determining Dress Styles - The Late 1920s as a case study
Einav Rabinovitch-Fox, New York University

Confessions of an Autodidact: highlights in research from a self-taught fashion historian
Caroline Rennolds Milbank, Fashion Historian and Author

12:00 – 1:00      Lunch and Book Signing:
                        Resort Fashion: Style in Sun-Drenched Climates by Caroline Rennolds Milbank

1:00 – 2:00        Presentations: Vogue Archives
Introduction by Dr. Dudley Blossom Ph.D., Associate Dean of Experiential Education & Career Management at LIM College

Vogue and Tiffany's: A 120-year Love Story
Susan Baxter, LIM College
Nikole Kirpalani, LIM College

The Vogue Archive Digitization Project
Marianne Brown, Condé Nast

Using Historical Vogue Magazine Advertisements as Marketing Teaching Tools
Nicole Kirpalani, LIM College

2:00 – 3:00         Presentations: International Perspectives
Introduction by Dr. Denice Yanni Ph.D., Chair of Arts & Communication at LIM College

Representation of Race in Special Issues of Vogue Italia
Barbara Leung, Front Row Mag

Fashion and Elegance in the Narrative of Brazilian Woman's Magazines
Monique Vandresen, Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina in Brazil

Preserving Heritage Textiles and Craft in Contemporary Bangladesh Fashion
Maheen Khan, Arts Council Dhaka, Mayasir Limited, and Daily Star Bangladesh

3:00 – 4:00        Presentations: The Image
Introduction by Amy Wolfe, Technical Services & Reference Librarian at the Adrian G. Marcuse Library at LIM College

Using Pop Culture to Teach Visual Literacy
Emilee Mathews, Fine Arts Library at Indiana University 

Not Just "a Photo of a Bird in a Frock": Learning to See Beyond Fashion Photography's Frames
Jeanne Swadosh, Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives of Parsons The New School for Design

4:00 – 5:00         Fashion Forecasting's First Family
Introduction by Josephe Ungoco, Adjunct Faculty at LIM College

A conversation with Amanda Hallay and David Wolfe
Amanda Hallay, LIM College
David Wolfe, Doneger Group

5:00 - 5:15         Closing Remarks
Michael Londrigan, Interim Dean of Academic Affairs & Chair of Fashion Merchandising at LIM College

5:15 –               Reception & Book Signing:
                       Vintage Cocktails by Amanda Hallay, Illustrations by David Wolfe
 


 

Saturday, October 20th:

8:15  – 8:45       Registration and Coffee

8:45 – 8:50        Welcome
Lisa Ryan, Reference & Instruction Librarian at the Adrian G. Marcuse Library at LIM College

8:50 – 9:00        Opening Remarks
Dr. Milan Milasinovic Ph.D., Vice President for Academic Affairs at LIM College

9:00 – 9:15      The Ron Knoth Scholarship Announcement

Representatives from LIM College Student Financial Services and the Fashion Education Foundation

9:15 – 10:00      The Ron Knoth Fashion: Now & Then Speaker

DO DO THAT VOODO! Sex, Sin, Snakes and "The Dusky Other" in 20th Century Popular Culture

Amanda Hallay, Assistant Clinical Professor at LIM College

10:00 – 11:00    Presentations: Fashion Blogs
Introduction by Dr. Lucy Collins Ph.D., Adjunct Faculty at LIM College

Off the Cuff: How Fashion Bloggers Find and Use Information
Kimberly Detterbeck, Purchase College, State University of New York
Nicole LaMoreaux, Adrian G. Marcuse Library at LIM College and Gladys Marcus Library at Fashion Institute of Technology
Marie Sciangula, Purchase College, State University of New York

Beyond the Bun: Style Perceptions of Library Workers
Nicole Pagowsky, University of Arizona Libraries

Fashion Blogging and the Fabrication of Authorship
Dr. Robert Clark Ph.D., LIM College

11:00 – 12:00    Presentations: Fashioning a Fashion Collection
Introduction by Lauren Gavin, Evening Librarian at the Adrian G. Marcuse Library at LIM College

Nina Footwear Archive: Design Resource of the Past that Informs the Future
Zoë Ivory, Fashion Historian and Independent Fashion Archivist

The Role of Fashion in an Academic Library Collection
Lindsay King, Haas Arts Library at Yale University

Left Behind: Why Fashion Forward Institutions Need to Invest in "Community Managers"
Dr. Thomaï Serdari Ph.D., New York University

12:00 – 1:00      Lunch and Book Signing:
                       StyleLikeU by Elisa Goodkind and Lily Mandelbaum


1:00  – 2:00       Presentations:  New Perspectives
Moderated by Joseph Ungoco, Adjunct Faculty at LIM College

The Cary Collection
Thomas Cary, The Cary Collection

The Mode of Fashion Information: The Use of Nolli Maps
Dr. Kenneth Kambara Ph.D., LIM College

Old News? Understanding Retro Trends in the 21st Century Fashion
Dr. Maria Mackinney-Valentin Ph.D., Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Design School (KADK)

2:00 – 3:00        Presentations: Fashion and the Consumer
Introduction by Lou Acierno, Director of Library Services at the Adrian G. Marcuse Library at LIM College

Effortless Consumption: The Anthropologie of a Brand-Focused Online Shopping Community
Lauren Downing, Parsons the New School of Design
Anya Kurrennaya, Parsons the New School of Design

Fashion and Consumerism: New Approaches for the Fashion Victim
Dr. Lucy Collins Ph.D., LIM College

Archives as Aesthetic: Ralph Lauren and the Appropriation of American Cultural Desire
David Benjamin, Adrian G. Marcuse Library at LIM College 


3:00 – 4:00        Panel: Oral History
Moderated by Rebecca Collier, Adjunct Faculty at LIM College

Speaking about Style: Preserving a History of Fashion in the StoryCorps Archive
Virginia Millington, StoryCorps

Fashion Education in NYC: Then & Now
George Sanchez, Retired Director of Library Services at LIM College 

A Celebration of the Global Diversity within American Fashion Design
Ionia Dunn Lee, LIM College and Today’s Black Woman

4:00 – 5:00        Panel: Style Blogs
Moderated by Suz Massen, Librarian

Xavier Aaronson, Babes at the Museum http://babesatthemuseum.com
Ari Seth Cohen, Advanced Style http://advancedstyle.blogspot.com
Elisa Goodkind and Lily Mandelbaum, StyleLikeU http://stylelikeu.com

5:00 - 5:15         Closing Remarks
Lisa Ryan, Reference & Instruction Librarian at the Adrian G. Marcuse Library at LIM College

5:15 –                Reception & Book Signing:
                          Advanced Style by Ari Seth Cohen 

Created 9/18/12 AW  Updated 10/18/12 AW

 



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