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Urbanites14/03/13 – 15/03/13
Talks ׀ Discussions ׀ Exhibition** ׀
From 5.30pm

Sidnie Co Couture
18 Upper Chorlton Rd
Manchester M16 7RN

Join Urbanites for a special celebration of pioneering Black women, such as Ella Sheppard (1851 – 1914), co-founder of the world-famous Fisk Jubilee Singers. URBANITES will explore forgotten aspects of our cosmopolitan heritage through women who used fashion to challenge racial stereotypes.
**The exhibition (to be launched on 16/03) will look at the evolution of fashion in Manchester since 1913… If you would like to contribute to its success, bring a photograph of your past fashion statement(s) or faux-pas to Sidnie Co. Couture.

For further information, please call 0161 226 7775 or email sidnie@sidnie.co.uk

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