Materialising Gendered Archives: Weaving, Language, and the Global Textile Object

Raisa Kabir (UK)
02/09 2020


Textile and performance artist Raisa Kabir talks through her practice and the political potential of craft to uncover global histories of labour, heritage and belonging. Kabir’s research explores the role of embodied geographies in textile production, and heritage economies of craft in South Asia.


In preparation for the talk the artist has made available reading materials:


The talk can be seen here.

This event will be in English and will be available on youtube with auto generated closed captioning after the event. Sadly, we will not be able to make a video call compatible with a screen reader as well. This event is welcoming to all levels of access as it will be online. Breaks will be held every 30 minutes.