Two day international conference to discuss issues such as museum display, collecting, the creation of visual spectacles, institutional histories, cultural exclusion and definitions of heritage. Organized by the Editors of the journal Art History, 4th - 5th January 2007, at the University of Nottingham, England (Lakeside Arts Centre). University accommodation available. Key speakers are Tapati Guha Takurta (Calcutta) and Andrew McClellan (Tufts). Other speakers include Charles Saumarez Smith (National Gallery, London), Mark Nash (Royal College of Art, London), Rob Nelson (Yale), Angus Lockyer (School of Oriental and African Studies, London), Sabrina Norlander Eliasson (Stockholm University), John Bonehill (Birkbeck College, London), Helen Rees Leahy (University of Manchester), Peter Funnell (National Portrait Gallery, London) and Neil Ciummings and Marysia Lewandowska (artists, London). Financial support from the Association of Art Historians (UK), the British Academy, Blackwell publishing and the University of Nottingham.
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