Retailing and Distribution History – deadline 15 December 2020

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Call for papers: 2021 CHORD ON-LINE SEMINARS’RETAILING AND DISTRIBUTION HISTORY’

CHORD invites submissions for its 2021 on-line seminars on ‘Retailing and Distribution History’: papers focusing on any aspect of retailing and / or distribution history and on any geographical area or period are welcome. We invite both experienced and new speakers, including speakers without an institutional affiliation. Potential speakers are very welcome to discuss their ideas with the organiser before submission (please see details below).

We invite both 20-minute papers and shorter, 10-minute ‘work in progress’ presentations. All papers will be followed by 10 minutes for questions and discussion. Seminars will take place via Zoom, and we anticipate that each seminar will include two or (a maximum of) three papers, and will take place between c. 11.00 and 13.00 UK time.The proposed dates (please note that these may need slight amendment once the organiser’s semester 2 teaching schedules are published!) are:

  • Tuesday 26 January 2021
  • Tuesday 23 February 2021
  • Tuesday 23 March 2021
  • Tuesday 27 April 2021
  • Tuesday 25 May 2021

To submit a proposal, please send title and abstract of c.300 to 400 words, specifying your preferred dates and whether you are proposing a 10 or a 20 minute presentation (as a Word or similar file. Please do not submit a pdf file) to Laura Ugolini, at l.ugolini@wlv.ac.uk by 15 December 2020.

For further information, please see: https://retailhistory.wordpress.com/2020/10/27/2021-seminars/

Or e-mail Laura Ugolini at: l.ugolini@wlv.ac.uk

Image: detail from Color Print of a Copperplate Picture of a Toy Shop 1860, Utagawa (Gountei) Sadahide, Japanese. Bequest of William S. Lieberman, 2005. https://www.metmuseum.org/