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Shahidha Bari

Professor of Fashion Cultures and Histories
Person Type
Shahidha  Bari


Relevant publications

Dressed: The Secret Life of Clothes (Jonathan Cape, 2019)

“Freud, Ferrante and feet”, Wilding Analysis: From the couch to cultural and political life, (Routledge, 2020)

On Fashion (Tate, Forthcoming)


Better Lives, Fashion Cultures and Histories, Critical Issues in Fashion Research (Fashioning Materialities), Dissertations and PhDs.

Research interests

Philosophy and dress, phenomenology, material and visual culture, cultural representations of dress in literature, film and art, feminism, psychoanalysis and theory.

Recent conferences and symposia

"Creatures and the cruelty of clothes”, Fashioning Fairytales Symposium, LCF, 26 November 2019