Virtual ProgramWednesday, October 20

36-01 Textiles, Dress, and Agency

Wednesday, October 20, 5:15 pm–6:45 pm

  session will be recorded and available for later viewing online


Chair: Kathryn M. Holmes (Penn State Harrisburg)

5:15 pm
Warp and Weft, Cross and Twist: Community Pedagogy and Artistic Attribution in Weaving and Lace Making Communities, New York, and New Jersey, 1920-Present
Danielle Burke (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)

5:45 pm
Women Artisans of Chikan: Investigating Traditions and Lived Realities of the Embroiderer Community
Meetali Srivastava (Ambedkar University Delhi)

6:15 pm
Every Member a Missionary: Dress Codes and Representation in Mormon Culture
Kathryn M. Holmes (Penn State Harrisburg)

Assembled Panel