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AACH2015: Call for Papers: Fashion - closing date extended to 31 January

In a major collaboration with the V&A, the IHR is taking Fashion as the theme for its 2015 annual conference, and we're looking for proposals on the themes of dress, imitation and emulation, taste and style, body-art, the fashion-industry and its media, fashionability and trend-setting, catwalks, fairs and exhibitions, innovation in interior design, architecture and public space, fashion education and technology.

Juan Luis Vives and Thomas More

Humanism and Anglo-Spanish Cultural Relations in the Sixteenth Century

Registration for this day conference, supported by the Spanish Embassy in London is now open

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