Contextual Material

Pennina Barnett

Selected Publications from Pennina Barnett's Library

Rozsika Parker and Griselda Pollock, Old Mistresses: Women, Art and Ideology (London and Henley: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1981). This is the original edition of Old Mistresses, published in 1981. Since then it has been republished a number of times, and with different covers.

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Short Biography

Pennina Barnett writes about contemporary visual culture, with a focus on textiles. She is Founding Co-Editor of the journal Textile, Cloth and Culture (Taylor & Francis, UK). Barnett was formerly Senior Lecturer in the Department of Art, Goldsmiths, University of London, where she taught in undergraduate Fine Art and Textiles and was responsible for the Critical Studies component of the BA Textiles (1989–2011).

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