Archive - Jul 27, 2008

Clothing: a great communicator from the past

Classical Studies professor Kelly Olson believes clothing can help modern people understand what was important to people from the past, and has n almost limitless potential for communication and encapsulated cultural anxieties and values.”

Sommer Draw photos online

Brangwyne reports that she has posted an album of photos from the Sommer Draw event which took place June 21, 2008 in the East Kingdom.

The album includes lots of people having fun at an outdoor event with fighting, archery, thrown weapons - and a cute dog.

Italian Renaissance Textiles at the Lyon Museum of Textiles, France

The Lyon Museum of textiles and decorative arts is holding an exhibition of Italian renaissance textiles, open until 7 September 2008.