Craft(ing) Culture(s) :: Knitting Catharsis, Renewal, and Re-Imagination
- Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Join artisans from Chicago's Bosnian and South Asian communities to explore craft's role in women's resilience, from joyful celebration, marriage, and birth to war, poverty, and turmoil. Participants will: (1) learn knitting skills (2) discuss how culture, community, and gender dynamics are reconfigured in Chicago’s immigrant communities.
$15 suggested donation (sliding scale). Please note spots are limited for this workshop. Please RSVP using Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/crafting-cultures-knitting-catharsis-renewa...