Cultural Threads

Circular Soiree #1

Professor Jessica Hemmings

Wednesday 16th October, 5-7pm, Billiards Room

To kick off our Circular Soirees lecture series, Jessica Hemmings, Professor of Craft & Vice-Prefekt of Research at HDK-Valand, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, will give a lecture to our MA Textile students on her book Cultural Threads. In response to requests from our TABA event and more recent Circular discussion groups, Jessica will explore the role of indigenous communities in sustainable development from a textile perspective.