Marie Riegels Melchior
Dr Marie Riegels Melchior is an associate professor in European ethnology at the University of Copenhagen. Her research interests concern mainly fashion, dress and design culture, cultural history from the nineteenth century and onwards, heritage and museum studies. She has written extensively on particularly Danish fashion and design history in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries as well as on museological issues when fashion enters museums. She is on the editorial board of the journal Ethnologia Scandinavica: Journal of Scandinavian Ethnology and the journals Fashion Studies and Critical Studies in Fashion & Beauty.
Contact: Faculty of Humanities, Saxo Institute, University of Copenhagen, Karen Blixens Plads 8, Room 12-4-28, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark.