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Michael Mamp, Ph.D.

  • Education
  • ​Ph.D. Iowa State University
    Specializations: History of Dress & Textile Arts
  • M.A. University of Nebraska Lincoln
    Specializations: Fashion/Textile Design & Theatrical Costuming
  • B.A. Central Michigan University
    Major: Fashion Merchandising & Design
    Minor: Journalism
  • Courses Taught
  • FMD 141: Fashion Fundamentals
  • FMD 225: Fashion in Paris (study abroad)
  • FMD 241: Fashion Design/Illustration
  • FMD 250: History of Western Dress
  • FMD 280: Queer Fashion
  • FMD 556: Advanced Visual Merchandising
  • Research Interests
  • Twentieth Century Dress History
  • Queer History and Fashion​​
  • Design Process and Technology
  • Publications
  • Simon, Joshua and Michael Mamp. “’Nostalgic Elegance’: The Enduring Style of the Gibson Girl.” Dress: The Journal of the Costume Society of America 47, no. 1 (2021): 61-77.
  • Quinney, Alexis and Michael Mamp. “Resistance and Resilience: An Afrocentric Collection of 3D Printed Jewelry, and Digitally Printed Head Wraps.International Journal of Home Economics 13, no. 1 (2020): 107-118.
  • Mamp, Michael. "The People’s Countess: Fira Benenson." In The Hidden History of American Fashion: Women Designers in the 20th Century, edited by Nancy Deihl, 89-104. New York: Bloomsbury, 2018.
  • Strifler, Jennise and Michael Mamp. "'Let Prudence Plain-Dress be your companion': Clothing of female preachers during the Second Great Awakening (1790-1865)" Clothing Cultures 4, no. 2 (2017): 117-133.
  • Vanderploeg, Alyson, Seung-Eun Lee, and Michael Mamp. “The Application of 3D Printing Technology in the Fashion Industry.” International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology, and Education 10, no. 2 (2017): 170-179.

  • Mamp, Michael and Sara B. Marcketti. “Creating a Woman’s Place: The Bonwit Teller Presidency of Hortense Odlum, 1934 to 1940.” Fashion Style & Popular Culture 2, no. 3 (2015): 301-319. 

  • Mamp, Michael and Sara B. Marcketti. “Mildred Custin: Bonwit Teller's Man of the Year.” Clothing Cultures 2, no. 1 (2015): 9-26. 

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