SYMHC Classics: April Calahan on France's Fashionable Resistance


Two racegoers wearing striking 'liberation' style turban hats at the first horse racing meet in Paris since the liberation of the city at the end of WWII. Photo by © Hulton-Deutsch Collection/CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images)

Today we're revisiting a talk with fashion historian April Calahan about the surprising ways that women of France protested German occupation during WWII.

The original episode can be found here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/april-calahan-on-frances-fashionable-resistance.htm

The show notes are here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/blogs/missed-in-history-fashion-as-political-resistance.htm

You can check out Dressed: The History of Fashion podcast, which April hosts alongside fashion historian Cassidy Zachary here: https://www.dressedpodcast.com/

Topics in this Podcast: SYMHC Classics