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Domestic Advice Literature and Histories of Home

Seminar: Domestic Advice Literature and Histories of Home

The Histories of Home Specialist Subject Network and the Modern Interiors Research Centre (Kingston University) are holding a one-day seminar on ‘Domestic Advice Literature and Histories of Home’.

The full programme for the day is available here:

http://historiesofhomessn.files.wordpress.com/2012/12/domestic-advice-literature-programme.pdf

The event brings together scholars from different disciplines to consider the role of advice literature in the study of the home, its design and interiors, recognising the significance of the source in shaping our perceptions and representations of the domestic sphere.

Speakers include Professor Penny Sparke (Kingston University), Dr Grace Lees-Maffei (University of Hertfordshire), Dr Lesley Hoskins, Dr Rachel Ritchie (Brunel University), Dr Emma Ferry (Nottingham Trent University), Dr Nicholas Tromans (Kingston University), Dr Rebecca Preston (Royal Holloway, University of London) and Dr Patricia Lara-Betancourt (Kingston University).

Tickets will be priced at £20 (£10 for students). To reserve a place, please download a booking form from our website