Janet Arnold Costuming Colloquium in Florence, Italy, November 2008

The Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation and the Association Friends of the Costume Gallery in Florence, Italy are planning a four-day colloquium honoring the work of historic costume expert Janet Arnold for November, 2008.

According to the website:

"On the 10th anniversary of the passing away of this illustrious British costume historian, it is appropriate that in Florence - city of art, fashion, theatre and much more - a special event is being organized: a true tribute to Janet Arnold and her work. In the plans are four days of study, lectures, on-sight tours and visits to significant sites specifically tailored to the participants’ interests and essential to Janet Arnold’s work and to that of her followers."