THE FASHION DESIGN PROGRAM AND THE OFFICE OF STUDENT LIFE
THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN FASHION LECTURE SERIES
THE THREADS OF TIME, THE FABRIC OF HISTORY
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2009
LIBERTY CAMPUS, NEW BUILDING, COMMON AREA
12 NOON TO 2:00 P.M.
Ms. Rosemary E. Reed Miller, author of The Threads of Time, The Fabric of History will speak about the role and contributions of African-American designers to the world of fashion. Accompanying Ms. Miller will be Ms. Paula Brooks who will talk about pioneer Baltimore fashion retailer, Pauline Brooks, as well as some of the early designers, milliners, and retail merchants that contributed to Baltimore’s rich fashion history.
African-American Fashion Designer
Ann Lowe designed this wedding gown
for Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy in 1953.
The BWOF version ran in May 2008.