Dear CMCS Faculty, Students, and Friends, You’re invited to a celebration of Frederick Douglass Day on February 14, 2018, the 200th anniversary of his chosen birthday. This year, UD is one of the central hubs… Read More
Object Lab 10.0 — Call for Participants Dates: June 2-7, 2018 Location: The Chipstone Foundation, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Object Lab is a material studies program organized and funded by the Chipstone Foundation for third and fourth year undergraduate… Read More
Affectionately known as Mugwugs, Object Fight Club, or “that group with the boxing guys on the flyers,” the working group hosts events both on- and off-campus to encourage interdisciplinary exploration of material culture. The group is… Read More
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“Reflections on Alice and Lewis Carroll” Fall meeting of the Lewis Carroll Society of North America Saturday, October 28, 2017 University of Delaware Library Newark, DE Talks and a display of materials connected to the author of Alice’s… Read More
The Quiet Discourse: The Reading Journals of Alice Dunbar-Nelson and Their Implications for Contemporary Journaling Practices A Workshop with Dr. Jesse Erickson If you keep a reading journal or you have ever wanted to track… Read More
*Registration is NOW OPEN* To Attend the Conference, Register Here! View/Print Flyer Hazardous Objects: Function, Materiality, and Context Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library April 27-28, 2018 The Center for Material Culture Studies at the University of… Read More
The Frick Collection and The Furniture History Society are pleased to present the upcoming symposium Furniture and the Domestic Interior: 1500-1915 on Friday, October 27 from 10:15 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at The Frick Collection.… Read More
For further information, and to register for the conference visit the Winterthur website here.
About the Ese’ Eja Working Group’s Project: The Ese’Eja working group collaborates with the Ese’Eja community in the Peruvian Amazon–a foraging society known in their own language as “The True People”–in a cultural mapping project that seeks to document their lifestyle,… Read More