CFP: Antiquarian 'Science' in the Scholarly Society, workshop- April 2019

1 and 2 April 2019

Antiquarian 'Science' in the Scholarly Society

Society of Antiquaries of London
Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BE


This is workshop two of the AHRC International Networking Grant: Collective Wisdom: Collecting in the early modern academy) led by Anna Marie Roos and Vera Keller.


H-Net Job Guide Digest for H-Material Culture, 6 August edition

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
16 July 2018 to  2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Material-Culture.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
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Politics of Natural History. How to Decolonize the Natural History Museum? Workshop in Berlin, September 6–7, 2018

Natural history museums preserve a considerable, yet often unacknowledged part of the world’s colonial heritage. Their identity, collections, exhibitions and, importantly, much of their research activities are based on objects which underwent multifold translocations from colonized territories to museums in the Global North. Natural history museums took advantage of colonial endeavours and were deeply entangled in the exploitation of the colonies.

CFP: "Material, Materiality, Materialism," College Art Association Conference, February 13-16, 2019, New York City

Chairs: Deborah L. Krohn and Catherine L. Whalen, Bard Graduate Center

CFP: Material, Materiality, Materialism Session

College Art Association Annual Conference, February 13-16, 2019, New York City


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