Posts tagged "lagos"

Fashion Week Internationale Visits Nigeria

Vice's "Fashion Week Internationale" has been a fascinating series and its final installment -- in Nigeria -- is perhaps the most striking. The episode conflates the country's fashion week with Nigeria's recent anti-gay legislation and history of anti-gay sentiment. Even the country's First Lady shows up, and notes that "I remember my hot pants used…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 31, 2012