Textile Society of America


Date of this Version

Fall 2017


Published by Textile Society of America,1101 St. Paul St., Suite 603, Baltimore, MD 21202

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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Development Committee

Letter from the President

TSA's 2018 Symposium: The Social Fabric: Deep Local to Pan Global

Textile Society of America 30th Anniversary
The Textile Society of America: Its Foundation and Early Days
Textile Society of America: A Community Endeavor and a Personal Journey

TSA News:
TSA Honors Louise Mackie and Anne Wilson
R. L. Shep Ethnic Textiles Book Award 2016 and Call for Nominations 2017
Textiles Close Up: Bloomington Blues
TSA Welcomes New Contributors
Woven Interiors: Late Antique Textiles in DC Collections

Camille Ann Brewer at the Textile Museum of America

In Memoriam: Junichi Arai
In Memoriam: Magdalena Abakanowicz

The Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

Books Reviews: Embroidering within Boundaries: Afghan Women Creating a Future; Oaxaca Stories in Cloth: A Book about People, Identity, and Adornment; Navajo Textiles: The Crane Collection at the Denver Museum of Science & Nature; and Sacred Scraps: Quilt and Patchwork Traditions of Central Asia

Featured Exhibitions: Sacred Scraps: Quilt and Patchwork Traditions of Central Asia; Anne Wilson: A Hand Well Trained; and Omar Victor Diop: Project Diaspora

Conferences: The Cultural Legacy of Uzbekistan in World Collections; Inaugural National African American Quilt Convention; CROSSOVER: 18th European Textile Network Conference

Member News: Awards and Honors, Member Exhibitions, Member Workshops and Lectures