Faculty: Kathleen McDermott

Biography

Kathleen McDermott is a fashion historian. She is the author and illustrator of a new history of fashion called Style for All:  Why Fashion, Invented by Kings, Now Belongs to All of Us.  Kathleen is also a hat artist and her creations are seen at galas and parties around Boston.

Academic Research/Areas of Interest

Her current research and artwork concerns the great opera divas from the 17th to 20th centuries -- women simultaneously worshipped and reviled -- for their extraordinary talent but lower class origins.


 

 
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Lindsay Perkins, 10, New Traditions