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When Did Pants Become a Thing?: Why did we start wearing pants? ELT unfolds the history of a controversial garment.

When Did Pants Become a Thing?: Why did we start wearing pants? ELT unfolds the history of a controversial garment.

FromEvery Little Thing


When Did Pants Become a Thing?: Why did we start wearing pants? ELT unfolds the history of a controversial garment.

FromEvery Little Thing

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Length:
26 minutes
Released:
Apr 8, 2019
Format:
Podcast Episode

Description

While there’s some evidence clothes go back 170,000 years, pants are a relatively recent addition to our wardrobes. Why were pants developed and who wore them first? ELT unravels the surprising story of pants.   Guests: Artist and clothing researcher Ulrike “Rike” Beck; folklorist and historian Adrienne Mayor; artist and writer Emily Spivack. Thanks to caller “Elle” for the question. 
Released:
Apr 8, 2019
Format:
Podcast Episode