Second-­Hand Clothing Across Continents

Owino Market in Kampala, Uganda “Tianguis” in Durango, Mexico Fast  fashion  is  clothing  that  is  sold  for  very  low  prices  in  many  countries  like  the   United  States  and  has  been  made  possible  due  to  globalization.  These   affordable  apparels  are  what  is  “trending”  at  the  moment,  which  changes  so   quickly  each  season.  Due […]

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Maybe you can teach an old dog new tricks after all

It is springtime, the semester is over, and my garden is coming up. All things considered, the class Transcontinental Design for Uganda was a success because the students on both sides of the Atlantic had positive experiences. In some cases the class may have even been transformative. Fortunately, the 10 students in my class were mostly predisposed to […]

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