Event: Crafting Communities Critical Crafting Session “Embellishment” (4/22/2022)
Crafting Communities warmly invites you to join them for the final event in their “Embellishment” series! Please see the event details below and poster attached.
Critical Crafting Session: Embellishment
22 April 2022, 10:00am - 11:15am PDT on Zoom
Please join for this lively virtual Critical Crafting session, in which they will discuss how hands-on engagement with material culture can help instructors activate students’ learning!
The speakers will be
• Leith Davis (Simon Fraser U)
• Tommy Mayberry (U of Alberta)
• Emily Wilkinson (multimedia artist and art educator)
• Andrea Reichert (curator of the Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library)
• Christina Smylitopoulos (U of Guelph)
This free event is open to all; to register, please visit: https://www.craftingcommunities.net/events.
This virtual event is part of a year-long series titled Critical Crafting In and Beyond Humanities Classrooms: 19th-Century Material Culture and 21st-Century Open Pedagogy. This series is generously funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada; the Universities of Victoria, Alberta, and Manitoba; and the Victorian Studies Association of Western Canada.