“Graffiti in Knit” commentary by GSU Student
- Explore more scholarly analyses of knitting as being “reclaimed” by women and men, as challenging and/or reinforcing traditional gender norms in these Georgia State University Library resources:
- Chansky, R. A. (2010). A stitch in time: Third-Wave Feminist reclamation of needled imagery. Journal of Popular Culture, 43(4), 681-700.
- Groeneveld, E. (2010). “Join the knitting revolution”: Third-Wave Feminist magazines and the politics of domesticity. Canadian Review of American Studies, 40(2), 259-277.
- Hosegood, B. (2009). Whip your hobby into shape: Knitting, feminism and construction of gender. Textile: The Journal of Cloth & Culture, 7(2), 148-163.
- McFadden, D. R., Scanlan, J., Edwards, J. S., & Museum of Arts and Design (New York, N. (2008). Radical lace & subversive knitting. Woodbridge : NY: ACC Editions.
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