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Resounding Power of the Afro Comb

Tulloch, Carol (2008) Resounding Power of the Afro Comb. In: Hair: Styling, Culture and Fashion. Berg, Oxford, pp. 123-139. ISBN 9781845207922 [Historical and Philosophical studies > Social History]
Creators:Tulloch, Carol

The article considers the socio-cultural relevance of the Afro Comb during the Black Power Movement, and its legacy in the 21st century. It is the first study to chart the design developments of the Afro comb through design patents. The article extended the studies on black hair culture to include tools.

Official Website:http://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/hair-9781845207922/
Type of Research:Book Section
Additional Information (Publicly available):

Carol Tulloch

Research Interests

Art and Design History; Black Visual Culture; Material Culture; African Diaspora.

Keywords/subjects not otherwise listed:RPE
Your affiliations with UAL:Colleges > Camberwell College of Arts
Colleges > Camberwell College of Arts

Colleges > Chelsea College of Art and Design
Colleges > Chelsea College of Art and Design
Date:November 2008
ID Code:2082
Deposited By:Carol Tulloch
Deposited On:26 May 2010 14:52
Last Modified:16 Dec 2013 11:31
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