Evolution and revolution – how textiles have remade our world time and again (and why we need them to do it again)

Ancient Greeks worshipped Athena the goddess of wisdom, craft, and war, she was the protector of ships and of weaving (the sail cloths that propelled the ships). According to¬†Elizabeth Barber, professor emerita of linguistics and archaeology at Occidental College in Los Angeles, textile production is older than pottery and perhaps even older even than agriculture … Continue reading Evolution and revolution – how textiles have remade our world time and again (and why we need them to do it again)