Shoji Hamada: A Potter's Way & Work

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Weatherhill, 1974 - Crafts & Hobbies - 239 pages
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Preface to the Weatherhill Edition
The Setting
The Work

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About the author (1974)

Susan Peterson" is Professor Emerita of Ceramics at Hunter College at the City University of New York, and is a practising ceramist whose work has been exhibited throughout the world. Her career spans more than fifty years and includes the founding of five ceramics departments at colleges throughout the United States. She has had her own studio since 1950 and exhibits and lectures in countries around the world, including China. She is also the author of "Working with Clay, Contemporary Ceramics," and "Jun Kaneko."

A member of the International Ceramic Academy, Geneva, she is also a Fellow of the American Craft Council, a recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts grant, of the Lifetime Achievement Award from NCECA (the National Ceramic Education Council of America), and the prestigious Binns Medal from the American Ceramic Society and the New York State College of Ceramics.

"Jan Peterson" is a high school and college ceramic teacher, ceramic artist, and jeweller.

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