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Djurdja Bartlett

Djurdja Bartlett is a Research Fellow at London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London.

Titles by This Author

The Spectre that Haunted Socialism

The idea of fashion under socialism conjures up images of babushka headscarves and black market blue jeans. And yet, as Djurdja Bartlett shows in this groundbreaking book, the socialist East had an intimate relationship with fashion. Official antagonism—which cast fashion as frivolous and anti-revolutionary—eventually gave way to grudging acceptance and creeping consumerism.