Textile Society of America


Date of this Version

Fall 2016


Published by the Textile Society of America.

Website = http://www.textilesociety.org


Letter from the Editor

Letter from the President

Letter from the Outgoing Executive Director

Volunteer Opportunities

Welcome New TSA Board Members

R. L. Shep Ethnic Textiles Book Award

Joanne Arnett Honored with Brandford Elliott Award

Opinion Page – After Savannah: Some Questions

Letter from the TSA Executive Board

TSA's 15th Biennial Symposium: Reports & Reviews

Letter from the Symposium Planning Chairs

Reports from Student & New Professional Awardees
TSA: Trading in the Unexpected

Trade in Cotton & Manufactured Cloth from Europe, to Africa, to North America: SNPA Symposium Session Review

SNPA Report: Analyzing Objects, Building History

Jean L. Kares Honored with Founding Presidents Award

Symposium Workshop Reviews:
Seductive Scripts: Myanmar Tablet Weaving
Ancient Peruvian Discontinuous Warm & Weft Weaving

Featured Exhibitions:
Sheila Hicks: Material Voices
Curating 3 Left Coast Artists for the San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles

Featured Research:
Specialized Conservation & Analysis of Archaeological Materials from Huaca Malena

Member Distinctions

Member News:
Member Exhibitions
Member Workshops and Lectures
Member Awards & Honors
Member Publications