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Conference to take place at Birkbeck College, University of London
25-26 May 2017
Deadline for submission of abstracts: 1 September 2016
The artwork’s aura wasn’t the only thing complicated by the age of mechanical reproduction. The creative development of artists themselves was increasingly shaped and sustained indirectly, in the duplication and transmission of artistic images, methods, and motivations across vast distances, cultural divides, and languages. The nineteenth and twentieth centuries saw both a concentration of cultural power in a few key locations (Paris and New York primarily) and an acceleration of exchange and distribution of material to and from these sites.
The History of Indian Marketing
The Journal of Historical Research in Marketing invites submissions for a special issue focused on the history of Indian marketing. For this special issue of JHRM we particularly welcome manuscripts that address topics focused on India and Indians with an historical perspective.
Specific topics might include but are not limited to:
Advertising history in India
History of bazaars
UTOPIA/DYSTOPIA IN EARLY MODERN TRAVEL WRITING
The Coordinating Committee of the Southwest Seminar on Colonial Latin America invites proposals for its annual meeting, to be held at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas from October 13-15, 2016. The seminar will bring together a selected number of participants to present new scholarship and advanced works-in-progress on any period or region related to colonial Latin America.
PSL Research University Paris (https://www.univ-psl.fr/en) and the Program Global Studies offer two doctoral fellowships, to start in 2016-7. Candidates can be from every field in the humanities and social sciences. Their projects must express a clear global topic and analysis related to the main axes of the program (hereafter).