Call for Papers: ‘What Lies Beneath’

Farthingale Sleeve, Private Collection

MEDATS Spring Conference, to be held online via Zoom on Sunday 23 April 2023

Topics could include stockings, underwear and devices to shape outer clothing; also surprises hidden
in medieval textiles such as relics stitched in, cheap fibres where they don’t show, special linings …
Please send 300-word abstract and 2-3 sentence cv by 1 February 2023 to: