Workshop Report: Print Culture and Fashion Products
2011 (English)Report (Other academic)
The third HERA FEM workshop, ‘Print Culture and Fashion Products’ was held in Stockholm from the 30 November to 1 December 2011. It was followed by the associated event, the Fourth International Symposium of the Centre for Fashion Studies, Stockholm University, 2 December 2011, which took as its theme ‘Fashion in Translation’. Attended by approximately thirty-five participants, the former event was conducted with site visits at the Livrustkammaren (The Royal Armoury) Stockholm, the Nationalmuseum (Stockholm), the Nordiska museet (Stockholm) and a reception and address by guest curator Dr Patrik Steorn at the Hallwyl Museum. Nine papers were presented at this Workshop by scholars including early-career and senior researchers from Sweden, Germany, United Kingdom, Denmark, Norway, Australia and the United States of America. The Centre for Fashion Studies Symposium was conducted at ABF House (‘House of the Workers’ Educational Association’), was free and open to the public, and attracted a crowd of approximately one hundred, who attended eight lectures by Swedish, British, Australian and Italian scholars. This is a full report by the symposium convener, McNeil
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
London, 2011. , (5000 words) p.
print culture, fashion, viewing publics
Research subject Aesthetics
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-71559OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-71559DiVA: diva2:485212
Projects“Fashioning the Early Modern: Creativity and Innovation in Europe, 1500-1800″ is a €1 million project, funded by HERA (Humanities in the Research Area), investigating creativity and innovation that lay behind the creation and spread of fashionable goods in early modern Europe.