Fashion Writing and Criticism: History, Theory, Practice

Fashion Writing and Criticism: History, Theory, Practice

Fashion Writing and Criticism offers scholars with the instruments to critique type with ability and magnificence. Explaining the historical past and concept of feedback, this cutting edge textual content demonstrates how the culture of feedback has constructed and the way this data might be utilized to style, permitting scholars to procure the equipment and correct vocabulary to be energetic critics themselves.

Integrating historical past and thought, this cutting edge publication explains the advance of favor writing, the theoretical foundation on which it sits, and the way it'd be better and utilized. via concise image case reviews, best overseas students McNeil and Miller examine type excerpts with regards to philosophical rules and situate them inside of historic contexts. Case reviews comprise vintage examples of style writing, comparable to Diana Vreeland at Harper's Bazaar and Richard Martin on Karl Lagerfeld, in addition to modern examples comparable to Suzy Menkes and the blogger Tavi.

Accessibly written, Fashion Writing and Criticism allows readers to appreciate, examine and make worth judgments concerning the interesting and changeable box of style. it really is a useful textual content for college students and researchers alike, learning type, journalism, historical past and media studies.

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