15:00 – 17:00, 13 December 2020
‘At Home’ – meet & greet short talks celebrating the joy of research!



3:00 Welcome – Veronica Isaac

3:05 Panel 1

• Robyne Calvert – Fashioning the Artist

• Lynn Hulse – Reviving the art of decorative needlework

• Kimberly Wahl – The Aesthetic Tea-Gown-Fact or Fiction?

• Charlotte Nicklas – Chameleons, Agricultural Chemistry, and Royal Peace-Offerings: Unexpected Paths on a Dress History Research Journey.

• Kate Strasdin – The Dress Diary

3:45 Discussion & questions

4:00 10 minute BREAK

4:10 Panel 2

• Veronica Isaac- Learning to value dirt, sweat and tears: Making a place for ‘costume’ in ‘dress history’

• Anna Vaughan Kett – Telling stories through dress

• Hannah Rumball – Title TBC (Ulster)

• Suzanne Rowland- Dressing for tennis, 1879-1900: object, image, myth and reality.

• Hilary Davidson – Through A Glass Darkly: Digging Into Obscure Dress

4:50 Discussion & questions

Organised by the 19thcD&T Committee: Robyne Calvert, Hilary Davidson, Lynn Hulse, Veronica Isaac, Anna Vaughn Kett, Charlotte Nicklas, Hannah Rumball, Suzanne Rowland, Kate Strasdin, and Kimberly Wahl

This free talk will take place via Zoom – links will be sent out shortly before the event. Please register via Eventbrite