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Bringing Literature to Life:

Tiny Waists and Big, Fat Lies

Are you fascinated with Victorian era clothing? This lecture is tailor-made for you!

Pantaloons, petticoats, and peplums galore! Learn about all the fashion phases and the many layers of the "properly" dressed lady.

A feast for the eyes and some truth for the soul: What's the secret behind Scarlett's 17-inch waist? Did women really die from "arsenic" dye? Did corsets really cause permanent deformities?

This is your opportunity to look under the Victorian skirt without getting a slap to the face!

This program is made possible through your support of the Forsyth County Public Library Friends & Advocates

Sharon Forks Library
Phone: 770-781-9840, option 6

Mon, Nov 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 30 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Dec 01 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Dec 02 10:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Dec 03 10:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Dec 04 1:30PM to 5:30PM

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Main Library Telephone:  770-781-9840

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