What is it like to be model?

Sociology

14Sept2018 14:00 - 15:00

PhD defence ceremony

Sylvia Holla gives an elaborate account of what working as a fashion model entails and provides an inside view into the field of fashion modelling and the working lives of fashion models in particular. She addresses the basic question of what it is that male and female fashion models actually do during their work, and accordingly, how labour conditions impact how models experience their work.

S.M. Holla: Beauty, Work, Self. How Fashion Models Experience their Aesthetic Labor.

Supervisor

Prof. G.M.M. Kuipers

Co-supervisor

Prof. O.J.M. Velthuis

Location:

  • Agnietenkapel

    Oudezijds Voorburgwal 229 - 231 | 1012 EZ Amsterdam
    +31 (0)20 525 2362

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