Lecture 9 20140405
Sparks with Nora Young: Podcast Digital Culture
How historical power imposes
• How we are socialized into generate?
• Fashion by Age: 59 ways to wear florals—linked with seasons (spring), age, fashion
• “We can think of fashion as a type of cultural resource, which is used by social actors to accomplish
various aspects of identity, to differentiate and integrate themselves… (more slide)
• Normcore: Fashion for those who realize they’re one in 7 Billion
Fashion: all about the elites?
• Herbert Blumer looked how style is negotiated and looked at through the community
Looked collective tastes through complex symbolic interactionist perspective
• Communal/interactional negotiation of style
• Elites are also pa