Enjoy Christine Andrä's pick of inspiring political textiles! Inspiring, soothing, amazing.
After decades of war and in a general climate of mistrust in Colombia, how do you convince disarmed members of guerrilla groups to open up to researchers from Colombia and the UK and to tell us about their lives? In this post, Beatriz Arias and Berit Bliesemann de Guevara report about their current research project, in which they employ narrative practices and textile-making as research methods.
This is the last part of Eileen Harrisson's journey into the world of arpilleras, featuring poetry and more of her stunning textile art work.