Pay as you wish (recommended $35) and receive access to either the morning or afternoon session on Saturday, April 17th.
The morning session includes introductions and three presentations.
The afternoon session includes four presentations and one virtual cocktail hour discussion.
Please note your session preference in the Additional Information box on the checkout page. Or upon receipt of payment, our team will be in touch with the email address you provide to record your session choice.
View details about the sessions and presenters below.
Saturday, April 17, 2021
Please note all times are CST.
Each presentation will last approximately 30 minutes with a 30 minute Q&A to follow.
8:00am – 8:15am Symposium Welcome + Introduction
8:15am – 9:15am Materials Culture Across Time from Carrie Barske
9:20am – 10:20am The Geography of Textiles with Katie Randall, Jessamyn Hatcher, Thuy Linh Tu
10:25am – 11:25am The Future of Fashion with Dana Thomas
11:30am – 12:30pm Break
12:30pm – 12:40pm Opening Remarks
12:40pm – 1:40pm An Expanded Oral History with Katie Randall
1:45pm – 2:45pm Enslaved People and Fast Fashion with Katie Knowles
3:00pm – 4:00pm Black Cotton with Julius Tillery
4:00pm – 5:00pm Virtual Cocktail Hour