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Women of the Orient

By Susan Owensby

At Paris' Quai Branly museum for non-western arts, French fashion designer Christian Lacroix and curator Hanna Chidiac have teamed- up to create an exhibition called 'Women in the Orient' - a look at the vestimentary traditions of women in the Middle East, from northern Syria to the Sinai desert.  RFI's Susan Owensby went along to have a look

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