Fashioning the Fat Female Body in the 20th and 21st Century: A Conversation with Dr. Lauren Downing Peters

Katie Wilkes sits down with Dr. Lauren Downing Peters, Assistant Professor of Fashion Studies at Columbia College Chicago. The two discuss Dr. Downing Peters' work, specifically her PhD research titled "Stoutwear and the Discourse of Disorder: Constructing the Fat Female Body in American Fashion in the Age of Standardization, 1915-1930.