The latest issue of ÔÇśTextile: The Journal of Cloth and CultureÔÇÖ is a special edition devoted to knitting. Edited by Jonathan Faiers, it contains articles based on presentations originally given at the conference ÔÇśIn the Loop 3: The Voices of KnittingÔÇÖ, held in Winchester, September 2012.
The papers are:
ÔÇśÔÇťIn the LoopÔÇŁ: Challenging and Disrupting the Stereotypes of KnittingÔÇÖ ÔÇô Linda Newington
ÔÇśA Sweater to Die for: Fair Isle and Fair Play in The KillingÔÇÖ ÔÇô Jo Turney
ÔÇśKnitting and Well-beingÔÇÖ ÔÇô Betsan Corkhill, Jessica Hemmings, Angela Maddock, Jill Riley
ÔÇśDiscovering Knitting at the Regent Street Polytechnic, 1898ÔÇÉ1948ÔÇÖ ÔÇô Anna McNally
ÔÇśKnitting and the Olympic Games: Clothing, Competition, Culture, and CommerceÔÇÖ ÔÇô Martin Polley
ÔÇśStitched UpÔÇöRepresentations of Contemporary Vintage Style Mania and the Dark Side of the Popular Knitting RevivalÔÇÖ ÔÇô Emmanuelle Dirix
ÔÇśKnitting and CatastropheÔÇÖ ÔÇô Jonathan Faiers
Textile: The Journal of Cloth and Culture, Volume 12 Issue 1, is published by Bloomsbury. Ingentaconnect gives abstracts but unless you have access to a subscription, each downloadable article is $32.99.
Alternatively, the print edition is currently available at a discount, directly from the publishers