Week in Review – 5 June

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My pick of the week is Michael Yonan’s article ‘Materializing Empire in an Eighteenth-Century Lace Gown’ (Textile), which was recently made available online. It’s an wonderful example of how to subject a single object to sustained, detailed analysis, whilst simultaneously situating that object in relation to a number of broader cultural contexts. Read it here.

The Society of Architectural Historians’ H. Allen Brooks Travelling Fellowship 

The CFP for the Oscillations of Gender & Genre: Intersections of the Literary and Visual Arts conference.

The conference programme for Showing, Telling, Seeing: Exhibiting South Asia in Britain 1900-Now

The interdisciplinary Romanticism and the Peripheries conference

The Aby Warburg 150. Work. Legacy. Promise conference, which will also be live-streamed from this address.

The CFP for the Collections: Celebration conference

The V&A/RCA History of Design‘s forthcoming event

The CFP for the Art in the British Country House: Collecting and Display conference

The conference Archives Matter: Queer, Feminist and Decolonial Encounters

The CFP for the conference Empire and Colonial Art

Participating in Charlie Goldthorpe’s PhD projectCan an artefact be created to store (the memory of) lost love?

The Summer internship at the Center for Knit and Crochet

The Display, Access to, and Contemplation of Collections in the Habsburg
Court, 1516-1700 conference

The CFP for the Global History of Black Girlhood conference


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