The Subversive Stitch

Author: Rozsika Parker
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
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'The Subversive Stitch' is now available again with a new Introduction that brings the book up to date with exploration of the stitched art of Louise Bourgeois and Tracey Emin, as well as the work of new young female and male embroiderers.


Author: Susan Bee
Publisher: Duke University Press
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Tracy Krumm, "The Heroine" In The Subversive Stitch: Embroidery and the
Making of the Feminine, Rozsika Parker outlines the historical connection
between the rise of hierarchical divisions between art and craft and the creation
of a code of femininity, "The development of an ideology of femininity coincided
historically with the emergence of a clearly defined separation of art and craft."5
She suggests further that it is precisely because the needle arts are so entwined
with the creation ...

Old Mistresses

Author: Rozsika Parker
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 1780764049
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Has the feminist critique of Art History yet effected real change? With a new Preface by Griselda Pollock, this new edition of a truly groundbreaking book offers a radical challenge to a women-free Art History.

Hunting The Collectors

Author: Susan Cochrane
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443871001
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Kanne H, K. 'The difficult politics of wigs and veils: feminism and the colonial
body” in The Post-Colonial Reader, edited by BAshcroft, G Griffiths and H Tiffin,
London: Routledge 1995 O'Brien P. The Pacific Muse: Exotic Femininity and the
Colonial Pacific. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2006
Parker, R. The Subversive Stitch: Embroidery and the Making of the Feminine,
London: Women's Press, 1984. Porter, A. 'Religion and Empire British Expansion
in the long ...

The Girlhood Of Shakespeare S Sisters Gender Transgression Adolescence

Author: Jennifer Higginbotham
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 074865593X
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South Atlantic Quarterly 88 (1989), pp. 7–29. Orgel, Stephen, 'The Subtexts of
The Roaring Girl', in Susan Zimmerman (ed.), Erotic Politics: Desire on the
Renaissance Stage (New York: Routledge, 1992), pp. 12–26. Orme, Nicholas,
Medieval Children (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001). Parker, Rozsika,
The Subversive Stitch: Embroidery and the Making of the Feminine (London:
Women's Press, 1984). Payne, Elizabeth Rogers (ed.), Sapientia Solomonis,
Acted Before the ...

Fundraising Flirtation And Fancywork

Author: Annette Shiell
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443864773
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The Subversive Stitch: Embroidery and the Making of the Feminine. London: The
Women's Press, 1984. Parker, Rozsika and Griselda Pollock. Old Mistresses:
Women, Art and Ideology. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1981. Parry,
Linda. Textiles of the Arts and Crafts Movement. London: Thames and Hudson,
1988. Penrose, Helen. Lifeline to India: A History of the Maytime Fair. Melbourne:
Eldon Hogan Trust, 1999. Piggin, Stuart. Evangelical Christianity in Australia:
Spirit, Word ...

Early Modern Women And Transnational Communities Of Letters

Author: Julie D. Campbell
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754667384
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2 See Michael Bath, Speaking Pictures: English Emblem Books and
Renaissance Culture (London: Longman, 1994), 10-17. For Dutch emblem
literature, see Karel Porteman, Inleiding tot de Nederlandse Emblemataliteratuur
(Introduction to Dutch Emblem Literature) (Groningen: Wolters-Noordhoff, 1977).
3 See Rozsika Parker, The Subversive Stitch: Embroidery and the Making of the
Feminine (London: Women's Press, 1984); Ann Rosalind Jones and Peter
Stallybrass, Renaissance ...

Routledge International Encyclopedia Of Women

Author: Cheris Kramarae
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135963150
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1992. Considering crafts criticism. Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. Parker,
Rozsika. 1984. The subversive stitch : Embroidery and the making of the feminine
. London: Womens Press. ---------, and Griselda Pollock. 1981. Crafty women and
the hierarchy of the arts. Old mistresses: Women, art, and ideology. London:
Routledge and Kegan Paul. Womens Art Magazine. 1991. (Special issue 43 on
womens crafts). Gillian Elinor CREATION STORIES Most human cultures have
produced ...

The Children S Culture Reader

Author: Henry Jenkins
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814742310
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5. McClintock, Toys in America, 78; Barbara Pickering, ''In Loving Memory—Dolls
and Death,'' Doll Reader, Nov. 1988, 132. 29. C. Kurt Dewhurst, Betty MacDowell,
and Martha MacDowell, Artists in Aprons (New York: E. P. Dutton and the
Museum of American Folk Art, 1979), 60–62, 66–70; Rozika Parker, The
Subversive Stitch: Embroidery and the Making of the Feminine (New York:
Routledge, 1989). Kate Douglas Wiggin, Rebecca of Sunny-brook Farm (1903;
rev. ed., Middlesex, ...


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Books Embroidering on the facts Joan Smith reviews The Subversive Stitch,
embroidery and the making of the feminine by Rozsika Parker (The Woman's
Press, £7.95 paperback, £14.95 hardback ) The aristocratic lady, head bowed
over her embroidery, is a powerful image of femininity. She displays at once
docility, domesticity, even piety, since her labour could equally be intended for
the greater glory of her husband or the church. Rozsika Parker's new book The
Subversive Stitch, ...