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Call for Papers - In Pursuit of Luxury – Luxury Sustainability and Waste Conference

Posted 30 November 2016 in External News and Events

The 2017 conference provides a platform to examine and expand our understanding of luxury within the sustainable context. By inviting contributions from various disciplines, we aim at generating a lively debate on the past, present, and future of luxury.

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Call for Art Papers - Droste Effect magazine, monthly online publication

Posted 30 November 2016 in External News and Events

A project by Droste Effect magazine, Bulletin is monthly online publication, dedicated to curated art papers.

Bulletin aims to explore the diverse ways in which the complexities of being in contemporary art are expressed, from a number of disciplines in the humanities, together with contributions by artists, filmmakers, poets, theoreticians.

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Goethe-Institut Postdoctoral Fellowship at Haus der Kunst

Posted 30 November 2016 in External News and Events

Goethe Institut and Haus der Kunst have established a post-doctoral fellowship program: the Goethe-Institut POST-DOCTORAL Fellowship at Haus der Kunst.

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Call for papers - Workshop Urban World-Making 2017

Posted 24 November 2016 in External News and Events

For the international workshop Urban World-Making, the ASCA Cities Project invites papers that explore contemporary processes of ‘worlding’ in relation to urban environments. Among other things, we are interested in how creative and cultural practices imagine, experience, aestheticize and organize urban environments under conditions of globalization.

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Symposium - A Strange Place Still? Religion in Contemporary Art

Posted 23 November 2016 in External News and Events

Much has changed since critic James Elkins published On the Strange Place of Religion in Contemporary Art (2004). This symposium explores the rich place of the sacred in contemporary visual culture, with the aim of contributing to a vibrant field that has begun meaningfully to address art’s engagement with religion.

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The Future of Art History in Education

Posted 16 November 2016 in AAH News and Events

Friday 25 November, Courtauld Institute of Art, 6 - 7.30pm, FREE 
Prompted by recent events surrounding the History of Art A Level, a panel will discuss the causes, consequences and clamour surrounding the announcement how we got to where we are, what action should be taken to move things forward. More details

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Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Writing Competition 2017

Posted 15 November 2016 in AAH News and Events

The Department of History of Art at the University of York is delighted to announce The Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Writing Competition for 2017. We are eager to attract talented, accomplished, and imaginative researchers who are building a career in art history to work with us.

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Call for papers - The Art of the Network: Visualising Social Relationships, 1400 - 1600 (Annual Renaissance Postgraduate Symposium)

Posted 10 November 2016 in External News and Events

Call for Papers for an upcoming interdisciplinary conference exploring the ways in which social networks were rendered visible in the Renaissance period through art and architecture.

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Call for papers - Latecomers: Anita Brookner Then and Now

Posted 8 November 2016 in External News and Events

As we approach the first anniversary of Anita Brookner's death, this first international and interdisciplinary conference devoted to Brookner seeks to explore the meaning and significance of Brookner's vast legacy, in both fiction and non-fiction.

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Call for papers - The Black Prince and Canterbury Cathedral

Posted 7 November 2016 in External News and Events

Proposals for papers are invited for this two day conference to be held at Canterbury Cathedral. It will explore and appraise current and developing studies of Edward the Black Prince (1330-1376) and will contextualise him within the cathedral setting.

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