Saturday, May 14, 2011
Susan Schoelwer, author of Connecticut Needlework: Women, Art, and Family, 1740-1840, was interviewed by Jon Kay of the Artisan Ancestors website/podcast. You can listen to Dr. Schoelwer discuss how needlework provides a more complete accounting of the values, aesthetics and lives for women in Connecticut in the 18th and 19th centuries in Episode 20.
Schoelwer, Susan P. Connecticut Needlework: Women, Art, and Family, 1740-1840. Hartford: Connecticut Historical Society, 2010.