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Letter from Editor by Wendy Weiss

Posted on April 21, 2015
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Dear Readers, In this edition of the newsletter, you will continue to see a few changes to content and formatting. When I was elected to the job of External Relations Director I also took on the role of newsletter editor. Newsletter produc- tion has become a team effort, which starts with TSA members, who contribute […]

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Letter from the President

Posted on April 21, 2015
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Dear Members and Friends, Spring has come at last to Toronto, where we recently held our Board meeting at the Textile Museum of Canada, and I am pleased to update you on some exciting new plans for TSA. Board members and staff have been working to develop and put in place new initiatives, and improve […]

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2016 Symposium Call For Submissions

Posted on April 21, 2015
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Savannah, Georgia, October 19th – 23rd, 2016 Textile Society of America’s 15th Biennial Symposium: Crosscurrents: Land, Labor, and the Port Organized in collaboration with Savannah College of Art and Design. Academic Program Co-Chairs:  Jessica Smith, Professor of Fibers, Savannah College of Art and Design (jrsmith@scad.edu) Susan Falls, Professor of Anthropology, Savannah College of Art and Design […]

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2016 Symposium Call For EXHIBITIONS

Posted on April 21, 2015
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Savannah, Georgia, October 19th – 23rd, 2016 Textile Society of America’s 15th Biennial Symposium Organized in collaboration with Savannah College of Art and Design. Timeline Submission process opens: May 1, 2015 Abstract Submission Deadline: October 1, 2015 Notification of Acceptance to Presenters and 1st round exhibition proposals (via email): December 15, 2015 Deadline for presenters […]

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R.L. Shep Ethnic Textile Book Award: 2014 Nominees

Posted on April 21, 2015
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Nominations for the 2014 R.L. Shep Ethnic Textile Book Award are in and what an exciting list of works it includes! The annual Shep Book Award, recognizes the best book in the field of ethnic textile studies and awards a cash prize funded by an endowment established by R.L. Shep in 2000. The fifteen 2014 […]

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