I will be giving a lecture “An introduction to West African Textiles” to the Oriental Rug and Textile Society here in London on 19th February. Details from their website:
“On Tuesday 19th February at 7pm Duncan Clarke will give the lecture “An Introduction to West African Textiles”
Duncan is a London based researcher and dealer in African textiles. He will bring textiles to show us.
He has published several books and articles on African textiles, including “The cloth from Bondoukou: textiles of the Ghana/Ivory Coast border” in HALI 157, 2008, “The Art of African Textiles” 2002, “African Art” 1997. He has a Ph.D on “Yoruba aso oke weaving” from SOAS.”
Venue is Swedenborg Hall, 20/21 Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2TH. Open to non-members at £6.