Presenting History Through Costume and Performance

Pravina Shukla, author of Costume: Performing Identities Through Dress, discussed the personal motivations and objectives of living history… read more

Pravina Shukla, author of Costume: Performing Identities Through Dress, discussed the personal motivations and objectives of living history professionals and hobbyists. Using examples from Colonial Williamsburg and Civil War battlefield reenactments, she explored how history is interpreted through period costumes. The Library of Congress American Folklife Center hosted this 2016 event and provided the video. close

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Presenting History Through Costume and Performance

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Program ID:
508692-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 28, 2021 | 6:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 06, 2021 | 11:50am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 28, 2021 | 6:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 28, 2021 | 10:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 06, 2021 | 11:50am EST | C-SPAN 3