Royal Hawaiian Featherwork
Language: en
Authors: Roger G. Rose
Categories: Featherwork
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08 - Publisher:

Books about Royal Hawaiian Featherwork
Perspectives in Motion
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Kendra Stepputat, Brian Diettrich
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-01 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

Focusing on visual approaches to performance in global cultural contexts, Perspectives in Motion explores the work of Adrienne L. Kaeppler, a pioneering researcher who has made a number of interdisciplinary contributions over five decades to dance and performance studies. Through a diverse range of case studies from Oceania, Asia, and
Putting on the Dog
Language: en
Authors: Melissa Kwasny
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-17 - Publisher: Trinity University Press

In Putting on the Dog, Melissa Kwasny explores the age-old relationship between humans and the animals that have provided us with our clothing: leather, wool, silk, feathers, pearls, and fur. From silkworms grown on plantations in Japan and mink farms off Denmark’s western coast to pearl beds in the Sea
The Philosophy Chamber
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Ethan W. Lasser
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

"This publication accompanies the exhibition The Philosophy Chamber: Art and Science in Harvard's Teaching Cabinet, 1766-1820, on view at the Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, Massachusetts, from May 19 through December 31, 2017, and at The Hunterian, University of Glasgow, Scotland, in 2018."
Language: en
Pages: 405
Authors: Sumner La Croix
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-14 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Relative to the other habited places on our planet, Hawai‘i has a very short history. The Hawaiian archipelago was the last major land area on the planet to be settled, with Polynesians making the long voyage just under a millennium ago. Our understanding of the social, political, and economic changes