Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics
Discussion Guide

Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics Discussion Guide is a comprehensive, group-friendly guide created to help you “continue the conversation” about the landmark nine-part documentary series that has aired on more than 200 select PBS stations.

Why Quilts Matter: History, Arts & Politics - Discussion Guide

Available in full-color, softcover printed version, this fabulous new 56-page resource includes thought-provoking questions geared to each episode and designed to stimulate animated post-viewing discussion.

Perfect for quilt and fiber-arts groups, libraries, classrooms, and museums, the Guide includes episode-by-episode questions specially tailored for:

  • General audiences
  • The quilting community
  • Artists and arts organizations
  • Academics and college students
  • Middle and high school students
  • Museums
Hardcopy (softcover):
Price: $18.95

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The Guide also features a special “How to Host” section to help you organize and launch your own viewing and discussion group.

There are two ways to get your copy of the Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics Discussion Guide:

Purchase the softcover printed version for just $18.95
download the electronic version for free.

Note: Funding and production of this guide was accomplished through profits from sales of the DVD documentary, Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics, and through the generosity of many supporters and volunteers.

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Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics DVD SetWhy Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics DVD Set

Price: $39.95

Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics DVD and Discussion GuideWhy Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics Discussion Guide/DVD Package

Price: $51.95

Please contact us regarding DVD multiple copy order discounts for distributors, museums, quilt guilds, libraries and academic institutions at [email protected] or (502) 897-3819.

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