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The cultures of seaweed : a singularly marine & fabulous produce / Naomi Slipp and Maura Coughlin ; with contributions from Stacy Alaimo [and 9 others].
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Singularly marine & fabulous produce

Singularly marine and fabulous produce
New Beford, MA : New Bedford Whaling Museum, [2023]
Physical Description:
221 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Reference Library
QK567.5 .C85 2023 (LC) Oversize
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Catalog of an exhibition held at the New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA, from 16 June - 3 December 2023.
Subject Terms:
Marine algae -- In art -- Exhibitions.
Slipp, Naomi, author.
Coughlin, Maura, author.
Alaimo, Stacy, contributor.
New Bedford Whaling Museum, host institution, publisher.

  • Foreword / Amanda McMullen
  • Seaweed gathering in American art and intertidal economies as coastal culture / Naomi Slipp
  • Wrack line design: Seaweed in visual culture and amateur science in France / Maura Coughlin
  • Anna Atkins and her botanical networks / Anjuli Lebowitz
  • Flowers from Neptune's garden: seaweed albums and the refinement of perception / Kathrine Duffy
  • The history of scientific seaweed study / Line Le Gall
  • Pressed and printed: four moments in the pictorial journey of a seaweed / Christina Michelon
  • Seaweed as material and material culture as seaweed / Marina Wells
  • Andrew and Betsy Wyeth at Ocean's Edge / William L. Coleman
  • The slippery films of seaweeds / Melody Jue
  • Caring for weeds: specimens, speculative intimacy, and anthropocene aesthetics / Stacy Alaimo
  • Ocean underworld: contemporary seaweed artists of New England
  • Opportunities and future directions of seaweed aquaculture in the United States / Charles Yarish.