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Why quilts matter : history, art & politics

Author: Doug Jefferson; Ann E Berman; Shelly Zegart; Kentucky Quilt Project.; Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Louisville, Ky. : Kentucky Quilt Project, [2011]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A nine-part television series on the history, significance, and culture of quilts.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Cultural television programs
Documentary television programs
History
Nonfiction television programs
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Doug Jefferson; Ann E Berman; Shelly Zegart; Kentucky Quilt Project.; Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 9780615453750 0615453759
OCLC Number: 746947677
Language Note: English audio.
Notes: Dual-layer format.
"Quilts are bigger than you think!"--Container.
Special features: Why did you produce this series? (executive producer, Shelly Zegart), a discussion about the executive producer, bonus clips.
Credits: Executive producer, Shelly Zegart ; edited by Doug Jefferson ; with music from Firstcom Music.
Performer(s): Host: Shelly Zegart.
Description: viewing copy 2 videodiscs (approximately 250 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen presentation.
Contents: Disc 1. Episode 1. Quilts 101 : antique & contemporary quilts (26:30) --
Episode 2. Quilts bring history alive (26:47) --
Episode 3. The quilt marketplace (26:47) --
Episode 4. What is art? (25:50) --
Episode 5. Gee's Bend : "the most famous quilts in America"? (26:35) --
Disc 2. Episode 6. How quilts have been viewed and collected (25:50) --
Episode 7. Empowering women one quilt at a time (26:04) --
Episode 8. Quilt nation : 20,000,000 and counting! (26:20) --
Episode 9. Quilt scholarship : romance and reality (26:35) --
Special features (20:00).
Other Titles: Why quilts matter: history, art & politics (Television program)
Responsibility: the Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc. presents ; produced by Doug Jefferson ; written by Ann E. Berman.
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A nine-part television series on the history, significance, and culture of quilts.

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Why Quilts Matter

(EMRO user published 2012-01-10 ) Very Good Permalink
Shelly Zegart, a known expert on antique and contemporary quilts, has collected, curated, lectured and written about quilts for over four decades. This deep and abiding passion for quilts is exemplified to valuable effect in Zegart’s series Why Quilts Matter. Originally produced for television,...
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