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Katherine Townsend

Katherine Townsend (Ph.D.) is an associate professor of fashion and textile crafts at Nottingham Trent University (NTU), where she leads the Craft and Embodied Knowledge group in the Centre for Fashion and Textile Research. Katherine’s current research (and Ph.D. supervision) encompasses emotionally durable design, dress archives and wearables, social and sustainable textile innovation, including ethnographic work in Guatemala, supported by the Global Challenges Research Fund (AHRC). She led the participatory project ‘Emotional Fit’ (2015–17); she is the lead editor of Crafting Anatomies: Archives, Dialogues, Fabrications (2020) and co-editor of the journal Craft Research (2009–present) and has presented and published her work internationally.

Contact: School of Art and Design, Bonington Building, Nottingham Trent University, 50 Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, NG1 4FQ, UK.

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