Barbara writes about the relationship between clothes and the body. Her Costume & Culture writing is hosted by The Guardian, here. She is currently preparing a book about clothes in weightless environments, entitled Spacewear.
For the full range of Costume & Culture articles, see Barbara’s WordPress blog here.
Other costume and fashion publications include:
Acts of Undressing (Bloomsbury, 2016)
The Superhero Costume: Identity and Disguise in Fact and Fiction (co-authored by Danny Graydon, Bloomsbury, 2015)
‘The Masculinization of Dressing Up‘, (Journal of Clothing Cultures, Vol. 2, Issue 2)
‘Anything but the face’: The mask as strength and vulnerability in disguise and identity deception (paper presented at CultHist’13, Cultural History Conference, Istanbul, 23-25 October 2013)
Dressing Down: Costume, Disguise and the Performance of Ordinariness (Journal of Clothing Cultures, Vol. 1 No. 1)
Shared Garments and Forced Choreography (in Fashion: Exploring Critical Issues, Interdisciplinary Press, 2012)