Social responsibility: how to spread social responsibility through fashion, at different levels (design, production, retail, communication). 7. Fashion houses: how to study and narrate the living culture of the fashion houses, which is an important part of the cultural capital so secretly...

While fashion is often understood to center on apparel choices, fashion can be recognized as the current style or aesthetic choice in any design field. Proposals are welcome from divergent fields such as architecture, anthropology, cultural studies, history, interior design, graphic design,...

The Society of Antiquaries of London is currently welcoming applications for the Janet Arnold Award for grants for researching the history of Western dress. These grants are to further in-depth study of the history of Western dress. Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they wish to...

Fashion Thinking – Theory, History, Practice October 30th – November 1st 2014 The conference Fashion Thinking wishes to mark the evolution of fashion studies over the past 20 years with an international conference. The conference will explore and challenge the theory, history, and practice...

The organisers seek papers that offer interdisciplinary approaches and look at such imagery through the lenses of diverse disciplines, such as art history, material culture, literature, and anthropology, and that connect these depictions to broader, cultural, political, social, and economic...

relating to the history of dress. Below are some of the events happening for history week, many by some of my colleagues and leading dress historians and curators in Australia. Stitches in time: (Ad)Dressing History- Join some of Australia's experts in exploring the meanings of dress...

• Fashion blogging and social network: How to promote new fashion communication patterns (top down, bottom up, peer to peer) through web 2.0 and 3.0. How to contribute through them to the construction of new fashion discourses. • Living fashion vs museum pieces: How to exhibit fashion in...

University of York, UK May 28-30, 2015 CFP Deadline: January 15, 2015 Disseminating Dress is a three-day international and interdisciplinary conference that explores how ideas and knowledge about dress have been shared, sought and communicated throughout history. In bringing together...

In the 21st century, costume practices are now encountered through a multitude of different media: from film and theatre to virtual environments and mediated platforms. Mediation has become a prevalent principle of contemporary life and culture. Yet, the role of the costumed body and of how...

Negative Nostalgia: Nostalgia and politics: conservatism and the call to return to 'the way things used to be'; nostalgia as a cloak for racism, sexism, homophobia and xenophobia; nostalgia and revisionism; rewriting history; nostalgia and false memory. Preserving Nostalgia: nostalgia,...

 

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