My work is in relation to the following texts...

Adamson, Glenn. Ed. The Craft Reader. Berg Publishers. 2010.

Adamson, Glenn. The Invention of Craft. Bloomsbury Academic. 2013.

Ahmed, Sara. The Promise of Happiness. Duke University Press. 2010

Ahmed, Sara. The Cultural Politics of Emotions. Edinburgh Press. 2005.

Albers, Anni. Selected Writings on Design. Wesleyan University Press. 2000.

Bennett, Jane. Vibrant Matter. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. Print.

Butler, Judith. “Beside Oneself: On The Limits of Sexual Autonomy,” Undoing Gender. New York, NY: Routledge, 2004.

Deleuze, Gilles and Felix Guattari. “Rhizomes.” in A Thousand Plateaus. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1987.

Federici, Silvia. Caliban and the Witch

Feeser, Andrea. Red, White and Black Make Blue: Indigo In the Fabric of Colonial South Carolina Life. Athens, GA: The University of Georgia Press, 2013. Print.

Girmay, Aracelis. The Black Maria

Gordon, Avery. Ghostly Matters: Haunting and the Sociological Imagination. Minnesota: New University of Minnesota Press. 2008

Harraway, Donna. Staying With The Trouble. Duke University Press. 2016.

Harraway, Donna. “A Cyborg Manifesto: Science, Technology, And Socialist-Feminism in the Late 20th Century.” 1984.

Hemmings, Jessica ed. The Textile Reader. Berg Publisher. 2012

Howes, David. Sensual Relations. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Ann Arbor, 2003. Print

Jones, Andrew. Memory and Material Culture. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2007. Print.

Knight, Frederick C. “In an Ocean of Blue: West African Indigo Workers in the Atlantic World to 1800.” in Working The Diaspora: The Impact of African Labor on the Anglo-American World, 1650 - 1850. New York, NY: New York University Press, 2010. Print.

Lawlor, Andrea. Paul Take the Form of a Mortal Girl

Nelson, Maggie. The Argonauts

Prechtel, Martin. The Disobedience of the Daughter of the Sun

Prechtel, Martin. The Smell of Rain on Dust: Grief and Praise

Vaccaro, Jeanne. “Feelings and Fractals: Wooly Ecologies of Transgender Matter.” GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, Volume 21, Number 2-3, June 2015, pp. 273-293.  Duke University Press. Article.

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Maggie Nelson speaking
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