Normcore notes

Tomorrow I’m giving a brief talk on the normcore trend in fashion, specifically regarding clothing. I will sketch out the aesthetic of normcore against Simmel’s thesis on fashion, the increasing power of Silicon Valley, and the amplification of precarity from neoliberal economic policies. Here are a few images that capture the look:

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And Steve Jobs:

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And fashion’s take:

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And:

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