25 July 2011
Call for papers NOW OPEN!!!
Fashion Tales 2012 invite scholars, curators, media and consultancy professionals, as well as fashion designers and business people, to share meanings, images and methodologies used in the production of fashion tales.
The conference will aim to:
- Elucidate how the materiality of fashion is translated into its different representations both at the discursive and visual level.
- Compare and connect methodologies used in the wide field of Fashion Studies and in professional fashion discourses.
- Reflect on the difficulties coming out of a multidisciplinary field of research and consultancy.
- Create a public and critical forum where independent discourses on fashion, free from business pressure, could develop thanks to the contribution of all professionals working in the fashion world.
All those wishing to present a paper must submit electronically, using the web-based submission form, an abstract of maximum 350 words and a 120 words profile of each author (included affiliation and 2 main publications) in English within 30th november 2011.
More info here