Photo: Original artwork by Rachel Kinnard © 2018
Photo: Original artwork by Rachel Kinnard © 2018


Full title:

Stoutwear and the Discourses of Disorder: Constructing the Fat, Female Body in American Fashion in the Age of Standardization, 1915-1930.


Read the full abstract in English here


Reina Lewis, professor, London College of Fashion


Jan Olsson, professor, Stockholm University


  • Klas Nyberg, professor, Stockholm University
  • Caroline Evans, professor, University of the Arts London, UK
  • Hazel Clark, professor, Parsons School of Design, New School, New York, USA
  • Andrea Kollnitz, Associate Professor, Stockholm University

​Examination Committee:

  • Bo Florin, Associate Professor, Stockholm University
  • Lorraine Gamman, professor, Central Saint Martins, London, UK
  • Klara Arnberg, Associate Professor, Stockholm University
  • Jessica Sjöholm-Skrubbe, Associate Professor, Stockholms University (substitute)

Lauren Downing Peters and her research

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