V&A/RCA History of Design Research Seminars spring 2020

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United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, British History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

Dear colleagues,

I'm delighted to announce the schedule for the V&A/RCA History of Design research seminars in spring term 2020.
13-Jan - Paul Basu - Professor of Anthropology, Department of Anthropology and Sociology, SOAS - Re-mobilizing Colonial Collections in Decolonial Times: Exploring the Affordances of an Ethnographic Archive
03-Feb - Royce Mahawatte - Senior Lecturer in Cultural Studies, Central Saint Martins, UAL - Tailoring Caucacity: Nineteenth-Century Men’s Fashion and the Elite Body
10-Feb - Neil Ewins - Senior Lecturer in Design and Contextual Studies, University of Sunderland- Regionalism and Authenticity in a Globalized World: the Case of English Ceramics
24-Feb - Anna Maerker - Reader in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine, Department of History, King's College London - Making Model Communities: Artificial Bodies and Reform in the Nineteenth Century
02-Mar - Naomi Paxton - Knowledge Exchange Fellow, Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London - New Ways, New Stories: Votes for Women and the Edwardian Stage
09-Mar - Deniz Türker - Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, History of Art, University of Cambridge - Exhibiting Ottoman Photograph Albums: Surveying, Documenting, and Gifting
All lectures will take place from 2 pm at the Royal College of Art in London, UK. For specific room venues please see the attached flyer.
Everyone is welcome. External attendees are asked to contact hod@rca.ac.uk to reserve a place.
For updates on the research seminar series and the V&A/RCA History of Design programme please see https://www.rca.ac.uk/schools/school-of-arts-humanities/hod/history-design-research-seminar-series/.
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