Belfast Brides: Double Dresses: a narrative of a dress in a Civil Partnership

Catherine Harper

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication33rd Annual Conference of the Association of Art Historians, Contestations
Publication statusPublished - 13 Apr 2007
Event33rd Annual Conference of the Association of Art Historians, Contestations - University of Ulster, Belfast, N.Ireland
Duration: 13 Apr 2007 → …

Conference

Conference33rd Annual Conference of the Association of Art Historians, Contestations
Period13/04/07 → …

Bibliographical note

© 
Dr 
Catherine 
Harper. 

Versions of this paper have also been presented at the Fashion in Fiction conference, University of Technology, Sydney (2007), Design Research Society conference (Dublin, 2008), the Design History Research Centre (University of Brighton, 2008), and at London College of Fashion’s Public Lecture series (2008).
The paper forms the basis for a commissioned chapter titled Double Brides: Double Dresses: lesbian wedding dresses after the Civil Partnership Act UK, 2004, in McNeil, P., Karaminas, V., Cole, C. Fashion in Fiction: Text and Clothing in Literature, Film and Television. UTS/Berg: 2009.

Keywords

  • bride
  • civil partnership
  • Belfast
  • lesbian
  • wedding dress

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Harper, C. (2007). Belfast Brides: Double Dresses: a narrative of a dress in a Civil Partnership. In 33rd Annual Conference of the Association of Art Historians, Contestations