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Ancient Roman Hairdressing: Fiction to Fact


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Film Description:Today's passion for staying current in the latest hairstyle was no different for men and women in ancient Roman times. Janet Stephens, professional hairstylist and independent researcher, gives an engaging talk about Roman hairstyles and ancient hairdressing. Then she meticulously coifs a graduate student's hair into one of the elaborate third--century hairstyles worn by women in ancient Rome.
Video Category:Lecture
Video Date:04/21/2013
Contributor: Janet Stephens
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