Have You Taken Your Lobster for a Walk Today? The Importance of Dress in the Bohemian Literary Movement in Nineteenth Century France
This paper explores through writing of Baudelaire, Nerval, Gautier, Champfleury and Murger the ways in which Bohemians used dress to identify themselves and differentiate themselves from the prominent bourgeoisie.
This proceeding is from 64th Annual Conference of the International Textile and Apparel Association (2008): pp. 1-3. Posted with permission.