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CFP: Greenwood Fashion: Clothing, Textiles, Skins, and Furs in the Ongoing Robin Hood Legend

Greenwood Fashion: Clothing, Textiles, Skins, and Furs in the Ongoing Robin Hood Legend Who: International Association for Robin Hood Studies; Southeastern Medieval Association Where: University of Tennessee, Knoxville When: 6-8 October 2016 Submission guidelines: Please send a 300 word abstract and brief bio to Sherron Lux and Melissa Ridley Elmes by 16 May 2016. For this session, the organizers welcome 20-minute papers from any discipline, including interdisciplinary papers, which examine some …

CFP: Polite and Impolite Pleasures: Entertaining the Georgian City

Polite and Impolite Pleasures: Entertaining the Georgian City  Where: Fairfax House, York, UK When: Friday 21 October 2016 Submission Guidelines: Send proposals of around 200 words, accompanied by a brief one-paragraph biography, to fairfaxhousesymposium@gmail.com by Friday 29 July 2016. The Georgian era saw a great increase in the variety of entertainments available to an expanding and urbanising population, and it was in towns and cities that eighteenth-century …

CFP: Fashion: Now & Then: Fashion as Art

Fashion: Now & Then: Fashion as Art Call for Presentations & Artwork When: October 20 – 22, 2016 Where: LIM College, New York City, NY. The event will take place in the LIM College Townhouse (12 E. 53rd Street between Fifth & Madison Avenues). Submission Due Date: Monday, June 6, 2016 Date of Notification: Monday, June 27, 2016. Proposals for presentations should include: the name, title, affiliation, email address, photo (300 dpi), …

CFP: Fashion // Intersections: Bodies, Cultures, Spaces

Fashion // Intersections: Bodies, Cultures, Spaces When: 15th July 2016 Where: London College of Fashion, 20 John Prince’s Street, London, W1G 0BJ Submission guidelines: Please submit abstracts of no more than 250 words to fashionintersections@gmail.com  by 29th April 2016. Proposals will be blind-reviewed by the organising committee. Applicants invited to present will be asked to prepare a 15-20 minute paper presentation and provide a 150-word biography. New …

CFP: Tradition & Innovation: Challenges for Fashion and Luxury in the 21st Century

Global Fashion Conference 2016: Tradition & Innovation: Challenges for Fashion and Luxury in the 21st Century Where: Stockholm University When: 20th and 21st of October Deadline for the submission of abstracts: before the 31st of May. Send to: globalfashionconference@gmail.com. The title of the abstract should be no longer than 12 words, and the abstract itself should have between 250 and 400 words and up to five keywords. Abstracts …

CFP: The Culture of Collaborations: New Directions in Clothing and Textiles Teaching and Research

The Culture of Collaborations: New Directions in Clothing and Textiles Teaching and Research Who: 3rd International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) and Korean Society of Clothing and Textiles (KSCT) Joint Symposium When: November 8-11, 2016 Where: Hyatt Regency Vancouver Vancouver, Canada Submission deadline: April 1, 2016 Submission guidelines: Submit your Cover Page and Abstract via email to 1) Authors from ITAA: Dr. Marie-Eve Faust, Ecole Superieure de Mode, ESG, …

CFP: Shopping, Consumers & Retailing: Historical Perspectives

Call for Papers for a Special Issue: Shopping, Consumers & Retailing: Historical Perspectives Deadline for submissions: 1 November 2016. Submission requirements: Manuscripts should be 5000–7000 words and prepared using the Intellect Journal House Style. Please send manuscripts to Michael Mamp and Sara Marcketti. For questions regarding submissions or enquires regarding the journal, please contact Founding Editor of Fashion, Style & Popular Culture, Joseph Hancock. The fashion and apparel …

CFP: The Economy of Dress and Textiles

The Economy of Dress and Textiles: Avenues of Trade, Production and Consumption in the Early Modern Period Dressing The Early Modern Network Conference Where: University of Bologna, Dipartimento di Storia Culture e Civiltà, San Giovanni in Monte, Bologna, Italy When: 15 September 2016 Submission details: PhD students and early career researchers are invited to speak about the economy of dress and textiles from a variety of perspectives in …

CFP: The End of Fashion

The End of Fashion: Call for Exhibition and Paper Proposals  When: 8-9 December 2016 Where: College of Creative Arts, Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand, Paper Proposal Submission Guidelines: Due by 30 April 2016. Paper proposals should include the applicants name, contact information and institutional affiliation, as appropriate, title and abstract of proposed paper (200-300 words), a brief select bibliography in Chicago Manual of Style (5-10 entries), and a …

CFP: 6th Bern Research Camp for the Applied Arts

6th Bern Research Camp for the Applied Arts When: 2–4 June 2016 Where: University of Bern, Institute of Art History, Department History of Textile Arts Submission guidelines: Please send proposals containing a short description of your topic and your research approach (maximum 300 words) as well as a short CV (maximum half a page) as a pdf-file by 15 March 2016. Submissions and questions should be sent to 6.bernerforschungscamp@gmail.com. The Applied Arts stand in the …

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