Focused on fashion history

Joyce Corbett (left), guest curator for Mingei International Museum of Folk Art, spoke about mid-20th century fashion during the Decorative Arts Lecture Series at the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library on March 30.

Corbett talked about the radical fashion changes that reflected the era’s cultural trends. Here, Corbett is pictured with Cornelia Feye, director of the School of Arts and Arts Education at the Athenaeum.