Dec 13, 9:00 - 4:30

IAB 918, Columbia University

9:00 - 9:30

Breakfast


9:30 - 9:45

Introduction

Yuan Yi, Columbia University

9:45 - 10: 45

Session 1: "Heavy Metal Weaving": Between Craft and Mechanization

Rabbit Goody, Thistle Hill Weavers, "Craft, Trade, and Factory: the relationship of labor to process”

Chair: Yuan Yi, Columbia University

10:45 - 11:00

Coffee Break


11:00 - 12:30

Session 2: Made in USA, Made in Laos: Handwoven Textiles 

Justin Squizzero, The Burroughs Garret, "Crafting a Life"

Carol Cassidy, Lao Textiles, "Ancient Weaving for a Modern World"

Chair: Pamela Smith, Columbia University

12:30 - 1:30

Lunch Break


1:30 - 3:00

Session 3: State, Craft, and Intangible Cultural Heritage

3:00 - 3:15

Coffee Break


3:15 - 4:30

Round Table

Moderator: Eugenia Lean, Columbia University

 

Program

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