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How Racist Ideology Influences The Documentation Of Fashion.
When fashion journalists wrote about Virgil Abloh's appointment to creative director of Louis Vuitton menswear they avoided crediting his aesthetic to black culture. They refused to correlate Virgil's influential street-style design aesthetic as key to his appointment even though the new generation of men have replaced brogues with sneakers, chinos with nylon track pants, and …