The Waste Land (final stanza), T.S. Eliot Gee's Bend quilt  From the Latin word for  patchwork  , the cento is a poem made of lines from other poems and poets. Re-purposing textiles into something new may highlight the irregularity of lines that challenges the rigidity of machine-made work.
 













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	{page:WordSection1;}  Found Poem , Howard Nemerov Gees Bend quilt The Renga is a collaborative poem that can be compared with the quilting bee, where women gather to piece and stitch as a group.
 Coverlet, mid 19th century, Goldstein Museum of Design Triolet poetic structure visualized
  Noah's Ark  , Jack Lenor Larsen, 1982 Cinquain Poetic structure visualized
  Blankets of Bark , Sherwin Bitsui Navajo rug, Goldstein Museum of Design The typography of this poem is center-aligned with a variation. The ragged edges allow for the diamond shape to emerge. Uneven tension in the weaving process can warp the shape over time.
 Navajo Blanket, Goldstein Museum of Design  Couture , Mark Doty
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