Summer School - Global Arts: Exchange and Innovation of Visual and Material Culture Across the World, 1300-1800, The University of Warwick in Venice – Palazzo Pesaro Papafava, 25 – 31 March 2009.
This first Venice Summer School considers the historical interchange in the global arts (artefacts of material culture, collecting, applied technologies, cultural reception and consumption) and how they fostered connections at a global level between 1300 and 1800.
The Summer School includes lectures, seminars and visits to museums. It is aimed at an international and multidisciplinary constituency of MPhil, PhD and postdoctoral students, scholars in the early stages of their careers, archivists, librarians and museum curators.
Applications should be submitted no later than the 15 December 2008. The decision of the organising committee will be announced by the 15 January 2009. Applications will be evaluated and candidates selected on the basis of their CVs, personal statements and letters of presentation.
Further information can be found at: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/go/globalartssummerschool
Mrs Amy Evans
Global History and Culture Centre
Department of History
University of Warwick
Coventry CV4 7AL
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