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Author Bryan-Wilson, Julia, author.

Title Fray : art + textile politics / Julia Bryan-Wilson.

Publication Info. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    746.08 BRY    Available
Description 326 pages ; 27 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: textile politics -- Queer handmaking; The Cockettes' crafty genders; Harmony Hammond goes down -- Threads of protest; Cecilia Vicuña's concepts and quipus; Arpilleras, "tapestries of defamation" -- Remains of the AIDS quilt, Piecing the names, 1985-1992; Crafting conflicts, 1992-present -- Afterword: the currency of cloth.
Subject Fiberwork -- Political aspects.
Art -- Political aspects -- Case studies.
Homosexuality and art -- United States.
Handicraft -- Political aspects -- United States.
NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt.
Textile crafts -- Political aspects -- Chile.
Feminism and art.
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- History.
Vicuña, Cecilia.
Added Title Fray : art and textile politics
ISBN 9780226077819 hardcover ; alkaline paper
0226077810 hardcover ; alkaline paper

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