About the Author
Glenn Adamson is head of course at the V&A for the V&A/RCA course in the history of design. He is coeditor of the Journal of Modern Craft, and the author of Thinking through Craft and The Craft Reader. Jane Pavitt is head of course at the Royal College of Art for the V&A/RCA course in the history of design. She has curated a number of exhibitions and edited the accompanying books for the V&A, including Brilliant and Cold War Modern.