Textile Society Biennial Research Symposium

1 Mar - 11 Apr 2017

Wellcome Trust, London

‘New Research Strategies IV’
Textile Society Biennial Research Symposium

Saturday 27th May 2017, Wellcome Trust, London

Call for presentations

The 2017 Textile Society Research Symposium brings together new research from a range of textile fields.

The morning session of our 2017 event focuses on presentations related to the work of Lucienne Day, celebrating the extensive and influential contribution she made to the field of textile design.

The afternoon session will comprise of a range of diverse research presentations from different textile disciplines.

Curators, historians, designers, writers, artists, collectors, academics and PhD students have presented at past research symposia. If you are interested in presenting a paper on your research please email an abstract (approx. 300 words) to Dr Brenda King, Chair of the Textile Society: chair@textilesociety.org.uk
* The call for abstracts has been extended to 11th April.*

The event is free to attend, with lunch included. If you would like to attend as a delegate please email Dr Sonja Andrew, University of Manchester, to reserve a place: s.andrew@manchester.ac.uk

For further information on Textile Society events throughout the year please visit the Textile Society website: www.textilesociety.org.uk