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Silk Roads, Other Roads: Proceedings of the 8th Biennial Symposium of the Textile Society of America, September 26-28, 2002, Northampton, Massachusetts
Silk Roads, Other Roads
Proceedings of the 8th Biennial Symposium of the Textile Society of America, Inc.
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The Textile Society of America, Inc. provides a forum for the exchange and dissemination of information about the historic, cultural, socio-economic, artistic and technical aspects of textiles. It was founded in 1987 and is governed by a Board of Directors which includes scholars from museums and universities, as well as fiber artists. The Proceedings of each biennial symposium are distributed as a benefit of membership. The previous titles are:
1988 Textiles as primary sources*
1990 Textiles in Trade*
1992 Textiles in Daily Life
1994 Contact, Crossover, Continuity*
1996 Sacred and Ceremonial Textiles
1998 Creating Textiles: Makers, Methods, Markets
2000 Approaching Textiles, Varying Viewpoints