2016: 15th Biennial; Crosscurrents: Land, Labor, and the Port
2014: 14th Biennial; New Directions: Examining the Past, Creating the Future
2012: 13th Biennial; Textiles and Politics
2010: 12th Biennial; Textiles and Settlement: From Plains Space to Cyberspace
2008: 11th Biennial; Textiles as Cultural Expressions
2006: 10th Biennial; Textile Narratives and Conversations
2004: 9th Biennial; Appropriation, Acculturation, Transformation
2002: 8th Biennial; Silk Roads, Other Roads
2000: 7th Biennial; Approaching Textiles, Varying Viewpoints
1998: 6th Biennial; Creating Textiles: Makers, Methods, Markets
1996: 5th Biennial; Sacred and Ceremonial Textiles
1994: 4th Biennial; Contact, Crossover, Continuity (coming soon)
1992: 3rd Biennial; Textiles in Daily Life
1990: 2nd Biennial; Textiles in Trade
1988: 1st Biennial; Textiles as Primary Sources

Follow


2006

PDF

Historical Memory and Empathy in Studio Art Classroom, Karen Hampton

PDF

Swept under the Carpet: Subtle Tales from the Back Room, Michele Hardy

PDF

Colorful Messages: The Revival of Natural Dyes in Traditional Cuzco Textiles, Andrea M. Heckman

PDF

Speaking When No One Else Can: Textiles and Censorship, Jessica Hemmings

PDF

Contemporary Hemp Weaving in Korea, Min-Sun Hwang

PDF

Text & Textiles: New Writings from Spam Tales, Janis Jefferies

PDF

Narratives among the Mola Blouses of the Kuna: A Blending of the Old and New Worlds, Teena Jennings-Rentenaar

PDF

Construction of Social Relationships through Clothes: Gender, Caste, and Inter-religious Relationships in Kutch, India, Miwa Kanetani

PDF

The Troyes Mémoires: A Translation of a Script for a Late Medieval Choir Tapestry, Tina Kane

PDF

The Narrative Scheme of a Bengal Colcha Dating from the Early 17th Century Commissioned by the Portuguese, Barbara Karl

PDF

Nature Fancywork: Nineteenth Century Women Tell Stories about the Natural World, Andrea Kolasinski Marcinkus

PDF

Peacocks in the Sands of Palm Beach: The Vogue of Men’s Beach Robes, Diane Maglio

PDF

Nasca Needlework and Paracas Procession, Lois Martin

PDF

The Swedish Presence in 20th-Century American Weaving, Marion T. Marzolf

PDF

The History and the Present of a Traditional Textile of Okinawa, Japan A Narrative of the People in Miyako Island and Miyako-jofu Textile, Yuka Matsumoto

PDF

Cartography, Cloth and the Embroidered Tale, Bettina Matzkuhn

PDF

Constructing Garments, Constructing Identities: Home Sewers and Homemade Clothing in 1950s/60s Alberta, Marcia McLean

PDF

Messages from the Past: An Unbroken Inca Weaving Tradition in Northern Peru, Lynn A. Meisch

PDF

Confessions of a Red Thread Bandit Queen: Ten Years of Fieldwork with Narrative Embroidery, Skye Morrison

PDF

Stories Underfoot: Reconstructing a Filipino American Identity from a Patchwork Rug, Rachel Morris

PDF

Textile Narratives in Book Form, Robin E. Muller

PDF

Investigation of a Colonial Latin American Textile, Elena Phipps and Lucy Commoner

PDF

Design Sources: The Edges of Fiber Geometry, Barbara Setsu Pickett

PDF

A Collaboration through Academia into Industry, Vita Plume

PDF

Tracing the Temporary Thread: Decorative and Functional Devoré Textiles of the Early Twentieth Century, Andie Robertson

PDF

A Textile Narrative Through the Eye of a Camera/Through the Eye of a Needle, Jennifer E. Salahub

PDF

Suellen Glashausser: Books as Revelation, Pamela Scheinman

PDF

Textiles and the Body: The Geometry of Clothing, Madelyn Shaw

PDF

Sustainability of Handwoven Carpets in Turkey: The Importance of Technical Distinctions Between Regional Carpet Styles, Feryal Söylemezoğlu and Sema Taği

PDF

Unraveling the Story: Art Holmes’ War Correspondent Uniform, Courtney Stewart

PDF

Preserving Provenance: Collaborative Conversation with a Textile Collector, Susan M. Strawn, Mary A. Littrell, and Linda Carlson

PDF

The Documentary Value of Repairs to the Hwarot, the Korean Bridal Robe, Kisook Suh

PDF

Symbolic Embellishment of Ritual Textiles Used in Native American Burial Mounds, Harriet J. Taylor and Stephen A. Taylor

PDF

When This You See Remember Me: Sampler Making as a Material Practice of Identity and Selfhood, Mary Lou Trinkwon

PDF

Cotton to Cloth: An Indian Epic, Uzramma

PDF

The Never-Ending Possibility of Textile Art Education, Jan-Ru Wan

PDF

La Mode à l’Écossaise: Textile of Diplomacy, Seta K. Wehbé

PDF

Difficult Subjects, Wendy Weiss

PDF

Delineating Women’s Historical Lives through Textiles: A Latvian Knitter’s Narrative of Memory, Eileen Wheeler

PDF

White Snake, Black Snake Folk Narrative Meets Master Narrative in Qing Dynasty Sichuanese Cross-stitch Medallions, Cory Willmott

PDF

Weaving Messages Today: Three Decades of Belts in Taquile Island, Peru (1976-2006), Elayne Zorn

2004

PDF

About Textile Society of America

PDF

Abstracts of Papers

PDF

Author Biographies

PDF

Copyright Statement

PDF

Editor's Introduction Notes on Editing Acknowledgments

PDF

Symposium Program- Contents

PDF

We Pieced Together Cloth, We Pieced Together Culture: Reflections on Tongan Women’s Textile-making in Oakland, Ping-Ann Addo

PDF

Symbolic Defiance: Questions of Nationalism and Tradition in Middle Eastern Textiles, Jeni Allenby

PDF

Churchill Weavers 80 Years of American Handweaving, Philis Alvic

PDF

West Anatolian Carpet Designs: The Effect of Carpet Trade between Ottoman Empire and Great Britain, Elvan Anmac and Filiz Adigüzel Toprak

PDF

California and the Fiber Art Revolution, Suzanne Baizerman

PDF

The Tale of the Two-Tailed Mermaid A Case Study in the Origins of the Cretan Embroidery Style, Sumru Belger Krody

PDF

Shifting Sands: Costume in Rajasthan, Vandana Bhandari

PDF

Pattern Power: Textiles and the Transmission of Knowledge, Carol Bier

PDF

The Ubiquitous T-Shirt and Fashionable "Islamic Dress" Cultural Authentication in Turkey, Marlene R. Breu

PDF

Interpreting Social Change and Changing Production Through Examinations of Textiles of Xam Nuea and Surin, Charles Carroll

PDF

The Fate of the Xam Nuea Healing Cloths, Patricia Cheesman

PDF

Dragon Covers – Mysterious Aberrations of the Li, Lee J. Chinalai

PDF

Sa’dan Toraja Supplementary Weft Weaving An Ethnographic Interpretation of Acculturation and Assimilation of Loom Technology and Weaving Techniques, Maria Christou

PDF

Protest to Persuasion: Chinese Textiles as Political Tools in the 19th and 20th Centuries, Diana Collins

PDF

Disconnecting the Tais: Responses to Trade, Training and Tourism, Mary F. Connors

PDF

A Ping-Pong Example of Cultural Authentication and Kalabari Cut-Thread Cloth, Joanne B. Eicher

PDF

Transformative Prospects: Textile Structure and the Social Organization of Pre-Columbian and Colonial Andean Production, Blenda Femenías

PDF

Textile Exchange and Cultural and Gendered Cross-Dressing at Palmyra, Syria (100 BC—AD 272), Cynthia Finlayson

PDF

Something Borrowed, Something Red –Textiles in Colonial and Soviet Central Asia, Kate Fitz- Gibbon

PDF

The Evolution of Yuzen-dyeing Techniques and Designs after the Meiji Restoration, Yuko Fukatsu-Fukuoka

PDF

Piecing Together a New Home: Needlework in Kvinden og Hjemmet Magazine, Laurann Gilbertson and Karen Olsen

PDF

Joanne Segal Brandford, Barbara B. Goldberg

PDF

460 Years of Silk in Oaxaca, Mexico, Leslie Grace

PDF

Tradition and Transformation in Chicahuaxtla Trique Textiles, Cecilia Gunzburger

PDF

Tradition and Innovation in Contemporary Lao Textiles, Rebecca Hall

PDF

Tapestry Translations in the Twentieth Century: The Entwined Roles of Artists, Weavers, and Editeurs, Ann Lane Hedlund

PDF

The Jicarilla Apache Woman's Ceremonial Cape The Making and Re-Genesis of a Cultural Icon, Joyce Herold

PDF

Lillian Elliott, Pat Hickman

PDF

Changes in Nomadic Arab Weaving Due to Outside and Internal Influences, Joy May Hilden

PDF

From Rags to Riches to Revolution: A Social History of 19th Irish Lace, Shiralee Hudson

PDF

Evidence of the Individual in the Cultural Material of Tapestry, Joyce Hulbert

PDF

A Berkeley Home for Textile Art and Scholarship, 1912–79, Ira Jacknis

PDF

Tapestry Technology 1400-2004, Tina Kane

PDF

The Transformation of Tusser Silk, Brenda M. King

PDF

The Fashion for Small-Patterned Textiles in Nineteenth-Century Japan, Keiko Kobayashi

PDF

Calico Trade Shirts on the Journey of Discovery with Lewis and Clark, Margo Krager

PDF

Contemporary Tapestry in a Cross-Cultural Context and the Work of Janet Moore, Christine Laffer

PDF

Dissolving the Objective Grid: Cultural Excavations in the Work of Sharon Marcus, Mary Lane

PDF

Keynote Address—Summary Notes, Jack Lenor Larsen

PDF

Picturing the Transformation of a Nation’s Textile Traditions: Meiji Era Woodblock Prints, Donna F. LaVallee

PDF

Javanesque Effects: Appropriation of Batik and Its Transformations in Modern Textiles, Abby Lillethun

PDF

Cultural Authentication and Fashion in the Global Factory: A Panel of Four Papers, Hazel A. Lutz

PDF

Carson Colcha Embroideries: From Ersatz to Orthodox, Suzanne P. MacAulay

PDF

Indonesian Fashion Designers-----Transformation from Traditional Textiles, Yuka Matsumoto

PDF

Contemporary Phuthai Textiles, Linda S. McIntosh

PDF

‘Rafoogari’ of Najibabad, Priya Ravish Mehra

PDF

Appropriation, Transformation and Contemporary Fiber Art: An Artist’s Perspective, Claire Campbell Park

PDF

The Impact of Synthetic Dyes on the Luxury Textiles of Meiji Japan, Pamela A. Parmal

PDF

Nets, Bags and the Transformation of Headdress in the Southern Andes, Ann H. Peters

PDF

Traveling Stitches: Origins of Fair Isle Knitting, Deborah Pulliam

PDF

Culture on a Platter: Politicization of Central Asian Ikat Patterns, Victoria Z. Rivers

PDF

It's in the Bag: Transformation in Guatemala, Kathy Rousso

PDF

The Distribution of Cultural Identity A Canadian Case Study, Jennifer E. Salahub