The exhibition looks at women’s dress in some Muslim countries and communities and is a snapshot of diversities and commonalities through space and time. These highlight the influence of many forces – class, status, region, work, religious interpretation, ethnicity, urban/rural, politics, fashion, climate. We celebrate this diversity as well as our historic and contemporary similarities....
USA: WLUML dress codes exhibition at Mount Holyoke College
Source: Department of Gender Studies, Mount Holyoke College During November 2006, the WLUML exhibition focusing on various types of dress worn by women in selected Muslim contexts, “Dress Codes and Modes”, was on display at the Department of Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College. Website Link: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/womst/events/dresscodesslideshow.pdf