The Traveller Ethnicity Quilt: An Interview with Missie Collins

Studies in Arts and Humanities. 2017;3(2):131-134 DOI 10.18193/sah.v3i2.113


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Journal Title: Studies in Arts and Humanities

ISSN: 2009-826X (Print); 2009-8278 (Online)

Publisher: SAHkartell

LCC Subject Category: Fine Arts: Arts in general | General Works: History of scholarship and learning. The humanities

Country of publisher: Ireland

Language of fulltext: English

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Collins, Missie
Buggle, Jane
O'Neill, Marie


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Abstract | Full Text

Missie Collins is an Irish Traveller. She is a Pavee Point Primary Healthcare for Travellers worker. Missie and a group of Traveller women designed and handmade the Traveller Ethnicity Quilt to mark the official recognition of the ethnicity of Travellers by the Irish Government in March 2017. This interview took place on Friday 19th November 2017.