Session Title

Dress and Textiles II: Transformation and Ambiguity

Sponsoring Organization(s)

DISTAFF (Discussion, Interpretation, and Study of Textile Arts, Fabrics, and Fashion)

Organizer Name

Robin Netherton

Organizer Affiliation


Presider Name

Gale R. Owen-Crocker

Presider Affiliation

Univ. of Manchester

Paper Title 1

Swaddled Child or Shrouded Body? Textile Evidence from an Anglo-Saxon Boxwood Carving

Presenter 1 Name

Sarah M. Anderson

Presenter 1 Affiliation

Princeton Univ.

Paper Title 2

Material Transformations and Sartorial Ambiguity: Dress in Chrétien de Troyes's Conte du Graal

Presenter 2 Name

Monica L. Wright

Presenter 2 Affiliation

Univ. of Louisiana-Lafayette

Paper Title 3

Passing and Failing: The Role of Clothing in Gender-Disguise Narratives

Presenter 3 Name

Heather Rose Jones

Presenter 3 Affiliation

Independent Scholar

Start Date

9-5-2019 1:30 PM

Session Location

Fetzer 1045

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May 9th, 1:30 PM

Dress and Textiles II: Transformation and Ambiguity

Fetzer 1045