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Interwoven Globe Symposium, Part 7

Introduction:
Melinda Watt, Supervising Curator, Antonio Ratti Textile Center, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Speaker:
"Lost and Found in Translation: West African Textiles and Atlantic Trade"
Colleen E. Kriger, Professor of History, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

International scholars explore the impact of the burgeoning textile trade in the early modern period, focusing on specific aspects of how trade textiles influenced global economics, social history, and design aesthetics. The program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Interwoven Globe: The Worldwide Textile Trade, 1500–1800.

Recorded October 4, 2013

Credits

This symposium is made possible by the Carla Lloyd-Smith Weber Fund.

Lectures and Panels (149)

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SPARK: It's About Time
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SPARK: Plato at the Met
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Collecting Cubism
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Ink Art Symposium, Part 7
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Ink Art Symposium, Part 6
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Ink Art Symposium, Part 5
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Ink Art Symposium, Part 4
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Ink Art Symposium, Part 3
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Ink Art Symposium, Part 2
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Ink Art Symposium, Part 1
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My Met—Keith Christiansen
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Africa and the West
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How Proust Changed Our Minds
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Why New Art Mattered
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TEDxMet: Andrew Bolton
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TEDxMet: Nicolai Ouroussoff
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TEDxMet: Bill T. Jones
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TEDxMet: Eric R. Kandel, MD
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TEDxMet: James Nares
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TEDxMet: Meredith Monk
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TEDxMet: Andrew Solomon
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TEDxMet: Sō Percussion
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TEDxMet: Elizabeth Streb
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TEDxMet: Melanie Holcomb
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TEDxMet: Negin Farsad
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TEDxMet: Kyle Abraham
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TEDxMet: Lorna Simpson
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TEDxMet: Jeff Rosenheim
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TEDxMet: Luke Syson
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TEDxMet: Maira Kalman
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The Art of Making Chintz
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Journey to the Copper Age
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Performance by Dan Zhu
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