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"Fashion & Jazz": A Conversation with Alphonso McClendon

  • The New School, Room I205 55 East 13th Street New York, NY, 10003 United States (map)

From the "Fashion and Diversity Series at The New School":

The Fashion and Diversity Series at The New School is a dynamic lineup of events featuring conversations on the intersections of fashion and culture. From race and fashion to women in the media, the series tackles the core of diversity in fashion and unveil, inspire and empower attendees to not just talk about diversity, but also challenge them to critically engage and work toward solutions.

Join Alphonso McClendon, author of Fashion and Jazz, as he discusses the fascinating history of fashion’s dialogue with African American art and style, from Billie Holiday to Louis Armstrong to many in between and beyond.

This event is free and open to the public with RSVP.