Projects

Fashioning Postfeminism

Working on a monograph, from my dissertation, on ‘spectacularly feminine’ dress in Lagos. Exact title TBD…

 

African Luxury: Aesthetics and Politics

Currently working on a co-edited book collection on luxury consumption in Africa, with Mehita Iqani of Wits University. The book comes out of a workshop we arranged in Johannesburg last year: luxury-aesthetics-africa-announcement

 

Published!: Feminist Africa 21, Fashion and beauty politics

This issue of Feminist Africa looks at the politics of women’s diverse fashion and beauty practices in Africa, from historical panics over new beauty practices in West Cameroon, to lesbian beauty pageants in post-apartheid South Africa. Read it at: http://agi.ac.za/journals

 

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