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"KEPR 19" featured Pace University’s Lubin School of Business marketing professor Larry Chiagouris in "From Gucci to Prada, fashion fails evoke racist imagery"

02/08/2019

"KEPR 19" featured Pace University’s Lubin School of Business marketing professor Larry Chiagouris in "From Gucci to Prada, fashion fails evoke racist imagery"

...While the fashion world has been at the forefront of addressing sexual norms — Gucci has been redefining genderless dress codes under Alessandro Michele — it has lagged behind other industries in taking on social issues such as racial tolerance, climate change or women's empowerment, according to Larry Chiagouris, a marketing professor at Pace University.

"It is not clear why this is," Chiagouris said, "but the evidence clearly points to the fashion industry's need ... to catch up with the rest of the world."

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