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Sara Chong Kwan

Lecturer in Fashion Cultures and Histories
Sara Chong Kwan


Relevant publications

The ambient gaze: Sensory atmosphere and the dressed body, Chapter in Laing, M and Willson, J. (eds) (2020) Revisiting the gaze: The fashioned body and the politics of looking. Bloomsbury Visual Arts


Fashion Cultures and Histories Year 1, Critical Issues in Fashion Research Year 2 (Sensory Fashion Project: unit leader), Contextualising Your Practice SDT Final year Coordinator. MA supervision, PHD supervision.

Research interests

Sensory theory, atmosphere, phenomenology, embodiment, material culture, everyday dress. Embodied and sensory research methods in fashion.

Relevant conferences / symposia

Fashion and the Senses: Symposium LCF March 2015


Fashion and the Senses Symposium 2015