Session Title

Dress and Textiles II: Metaphor and Materiality

Sponsoring Organization(s)

DISTAFF (Discussion, Interpretation, and Study of Textile Arts, Fabrics, and Fashion); Pearl-Poet Society

Organizer Name

Robin Netherton

Organizer Affiliation


Presider Name

Monica L. Wright

Presider Affiliation

Univ. of Louisiana-Lafayette

Paper Title 1

Seeing Beyond the Color: The Green Knight's Attire

Presenter 1 Name

Kimberly Jack

Presenter 1 Affiliation

Athens State Univ.

Paper Title 2

Greening the Knight: Costumes and Defying Social Context in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Presenter 2 Name

Kara Larson Maloney

Presenter 2 Affiliation

Canisius College

Paper Title 3

The Clothing of the Uncorruptible: Examining the Wardrobe of the Pearl-Poet

Presenter 3 Name

Jessica Troy

Presenter 3 Affiliation

Univ. of New Mexico

Paper Title 4

The Spinner in the Macclesfield Psalter

Presenter 4 Name

Paula Mae Carns

Presenter 4 Affiliation

Univ. of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign

Start Date

11-5-2018 1:30 PM

Session Location

Fetzer 1040

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May 11th, 1:30 PM

Dress and Textiles II: Metaphor and Materiality

Fetzer 1040