Refashioning the Renaissance is a scholarly podcast series about early modern fashion and experimental hand-on methods. In the series, researches of the ERC-funded project “Refashioning the Renaissance: Popular Groups and the Material and Cultural Significance of Clothing in Europe 1550–1650” discuss with guests about the exciting ways history of fashion can be studied from new perspectives.
1. What does hands-on experimentation mean for historians? (With John Styles)
In the first episode of the Refashioning the Renaissance podcast, our Principal Investigator Paula Hohti discusses with our Advisory board member Professor John Styles. They talk about hands-on methods and how experimental work can bring together different professionals and enthusiasts, and he reflects how experiments have opened new avenues for his own research.