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Capturing our Intangible Past

By Eva Andersson Strand
Craft Technology and Experimental Archaeology in Digital Space. Methods to illuminate how the body and mind are involved in the production processes behind ancient technology and the creation of objects.
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Cloth Cultures in and Beyond the Viking Age

A Scandinavian research network for front-line investigations and disseminations of scientific studies of clothing, household textiles, textiles for warfare and trade. The network will offer state-of-the-art knowledge with analysis of material evidence as well as written sources, and a forum for discussion and dissemination.
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Fashioning the Viking Age

The aim of the project Fashioning the Viking Age is to create new and archaeologically well-founded interpretations and reconstructions of the Viking Age dress. The project is a cooperation between Ulla Mannering, the National Museum, Eva Andersson Strand, Centre for Textile Research at UCPH, and Lejre Land of Legends.
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Skin, Fur and Leather Terminology

An international collaborative skin terminology project to examine the leather, fur and skin terminology in a diachronic way.
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Textile Crafts and Cultures (TECC)

By Eva Andersson Strand and Ulla Mannering.
Textile Crafts and Cultures is a joint national endeavour of CTR and the National Museum of Denmark. The research programme frame several individual and collaborative projects and is conducted in collaboration with scholars from Danish and forging museums and universities.
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The Fabric of My Life

The Fabric of My Life (FABRIC) is a collaborative project between cultural institutions in DK, GR, and DE with the aim to innovate and test new methods in the cultural sectors concerning migration history, to empower refugee women and to train cultural workers and design students.
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THREAD is a dynamic and innovative collaboration of diverse partners from business, design, education, research and refugee support agencies aiming to achieve life-changing results for women who are forging new lives in Denmark.
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