Elizabeth Way

Elizabeth Way is the Assistant Curator of Costume at The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology. She co-curated the exhibitions Global Fashion Capitals (2015) and Black Fashion Designers(2016), and curated Fabric In Fashion (2018). Way’s publications include several articles and chapters on the intersection of African-American culture and fashion, most recently the chapter “Strands of the Diaspora: Black Hair in the Americas 1800-1920” in A Cultural History of Hair in the Age of Empire (2018).