Here are a few conferences to consider attending or submitting papers to:

The Power of Beauty: Aesthetics, Politics, Morality, held at Yale on April 5th, 2008 , 9am-6.30pm, has a deadline of November 30. The description is: The Graduate Student Symposium Yale Center for British Art, will host a one-day graduate student symposium which will explore the aesthetic, political and moral power of beauty. Contact:, or

The 6th Annual Material Culture Symposium for Emerging Scholars, held April 12, 2008 in Delaware, with a deadline of November 12. The description is: The Winterthur Museum & Country Estate and The Center for Material Culture Studies at the University of Delaware invites submissions for papers to be given at the Sixth Annual Material Culture Symposium for Emerging Scholars. Contact:, or

Love Objects: Engaging Material Culture held in Dublin on February 14, 2008, with a deadline of Nov 16. The Description is: The Design Research Group are organizing a one day conference on the relationships between people and their objects, to be hosted by the Faculty of Visual Culture, National College of Art and Design. Contact:, or

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