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Stephan Weiss Memorial Lecture: Kate Fletcher

6:00 p.m.

Kate Fletcher has over the last 15 years come to define a progressive outlook on the field of fashion, textiles and sustainability. She is the instigator of several directional sustainability projects, including Local Wisdom which has engaged thousands of people worldwide with the ‘craft of use’ and ‘post-growth’ fashion.

Kate has over 50 scholarly and popular publications in the field and is author of Sustainable Fashion and Textiles: Design Journeys (2008) and co-author of Fashion and Sustainability: Design for Change (2012). Kate is a reader in Sustainable Fashion at the Centre for Sustainable Fashion, London College of Fashion.


Fashion Auditorium, 560 Seventh Ave., 2nd floor.

Free; no tickets or reservations required; seating is first-come first-served


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