What Not To Wear: The Russian National Identity and Fashion, 1700-1917

Prof. Christine Ruane
Department of History, University of Tulsa
March 9, 2012 - 4:00pm
ASU Tempe campus, Coor Hall, room 4403

Christine Ruane (Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley) is a professor in the Department of History at the University of Tulsa. She is the author of The Empire’s New Clothes (winner of the Barbara Heldt Prize) and Gender, Class, and the Professionalization of Russian City Teachers. Ruane’s intellectual interests center around modern Russian and European History. She is a co-editor of Russian Studies in History. Among others, Ruane teaches courses on Imperial Russian History, Russian Social History, European Women’s History, and Gender in History.

This event is sponsored by the ASU Melikian Center and the ASU School for Historical, Philosophical & Religious Studies.