The History of the Bra: A ‘ludicrous invention’ or a device for emancipation?

The History of the Bra: A ‘ludicrous invention’ or a device for emancipation?   The bra has often been seen as an instrument of patriarchy, used to subjugate women through the restriction and sexualisation of the female body. In contrast, it can also represent women’s emancipation:a garment designed for women, by women.   Ancient visual Continue Reading