IMC 2002: Sessions

Session 804: Foreign Fashions?

Tuesday 9 July 2002, 16.30-18.00

Sponsor:DISTAFF - Discussion, Interpretation and Study of Textile Arts, Fabrics and Fashions
Organiser:Gale R. Owen-Crocker, Department of English & American Studies, University of Manchester
Moderator/Chair:Gale R. Owen-Crocker, Department of English & American Studies, University of Manchester
Paper 804-aTunics in Transition: Clothing from Egypt in the Early Arab Period, 7th-8th Centuries, Based on Material in the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
(Language: English)
Frances Pritchard, Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester
Index terms: Archaeology - Artefacts, Daily Life, Social History, Technology
Paper 804-bKnitting Up Pilgrimage Routes
(Language: English)
Anne Reaves, Department of English & Communication, Marian College, Indianapolis
Index terms: Archaeology - Artefacts, Geography and Settlement Studies, Lay Piety, Religious Life
Paper 804-cLiving at the End of the World is no Excuse for not Looking Good: Greenland Garments
(Language: English)
Michelle A. Nordtorp Madson, Department of Art History, University of St Thomas, Minnesota
Index terms: Archaeology - Artefacts, Daily Life, Geography and Settlement Studies, Social History