‘The Place of Shetland Knitting’ in Textile: Cloth and Culture

My article 'The Place of Shetland Knitting' is now available in the journal Textile: Cloth and Culture.  Abstract Shetland has become synonymous with certain kinds of knit textiles, which have influenced the development of its landscape, economy, and relationship to other places. Three distinct elements are important when considering Shetland knitting in relation to place: … Continue reading ‘The Place of Shetland Knitting’ in Textile: Cloth and Culture

CFP Island Textiles + Clothing

I'm still collecting articles for this until the end of November 2017 - if you have an idea, do get in touch! For full CFP see: ISJ-CFP-Island-Textiles-Clothing-13-2-2018-update Island Textiles and Clothing: A thematic section of Island Studies Journal, 13(2), November 2018 Island Studies Journal invites paper submissions on the theme of ‘Island Textiles and Clothing’. … Continue reading CFP Island Textiles + Clothing