The Medieval Dress and Textiles Society conference on Saturday 4 June 2016 will be titled:
‘On the Move’
Proposals are invited for 20-minute papers on relevant topics concerning the movement of dress and/or textiles and the use of dress and textiles in travel between c. 500 and 1600.
Topics might include:
Tents and their furnishings
Bags, wrappings, pockets
Waggon covers and emballage
The Silk Road and other trade routes
Please submit your title and a 200-word synopsis to the Programme Secretary, Gale R. Owen-Crocker, by 31 December 2015.
The Conference will be held at The Art Workers’ Guild, 6, Queen Square London WC1N 3AT from 11am to 5.15pm.
For more information, please visit the MEDATS website.