Fashion Thinking – Theory, History, Practice

October 30th – November 1st 2014

University of Southern Denmark

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 of Fashion Thinking in it widest sense as paradigms of critical thought and creative practice.

Abstracts may describe completed or proposed research. Possible topics within the overall theme of Fashion Thinking, include:

  • design history
  • identity and politics
  • the fashion industry
  • sustainability
  • fashion thinking before modernity

The conference is organized by: University of Southern Denmark in collaboration with the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, School of Design, Designmuseum Danmark and Kolding School of Design.

Abstracts must be submitted by May 1st 2014.

For questions regarding submissions, contact Trine Brun Petersen.

For the full posting and submission requirements visit the University of Southern Denmark’s website.


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