The subversive stitch: embroidery and the making of the feminine

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Women's Press, 1984 - Crafts & Hobbies - 247 pages
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Review: The Subversive Stitch: Embroidery and the Making of the Feminine

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Part art history part feminist history, but all embroidery. There were definitely some interesting bits in the book, but a pretty heavy read all around. Read full review

Review: The Subversive Stitch: Embroidery and the Making of the Feminine

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

I started reading this work on a research trip, and then the library recalled it, so I need to get it back. This work discusses the use of embroidery by women as a mode of expression and in some cases ... Read full review

Contents

Eternalising the Feminine
17
Fertility Chastity and Power
40
The Domestication of Embroidery
60
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