My Life in Vintage: Amber Butchart Public Lecture

Date/Time: Friday 27 April, 2018 - 5:30pm

Date/Time End: Friday 27 April, 2018 - 7:00pm

Venue: Eldon Building

As part of Fashion Revolution week, the University of PortsmouthFaculty of Creative and Cultural Industries are proud to host a guest lecturer from fashion historian, Amber Butchart.

From the seaside charity shops of her hometown, to the streets of Dakar in Senegal, fashion historian Amber Butchart tracks her life in vintage clothes.

From working as Head Buyer at international vintage fashion chain, Beyond Retro, to researching and presenting documentaries for BBC Radio 4, a love of secondhand style has permeated Amber’s life from an early age.

In this illustrated talk, Amber tracks her journey, both personal and professional, with secondhand style.

The lecture is taking place on 27th April, at 5.30 pm, in EW 1.11The lecture is free and open to the public, and you can book your place on Eventbrite.

(Image by Fanni Williams)

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