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Feature: Review of 'Oriental Bodies' and the Performance of Gender (Conference)

DHS Student Officer, Lydia Caston, reviews 'Oriental Bodies' and the Performance of Gender (Le 'Corps Oriental': Genre, Gestes et Regards), a three-day conference held in Paris in December 2017.

5 February 2018 -

Features
Report: DHS Research Exhibition Grant by Rose Roberto
Report: DHS Research Exhibition Grant by Rose Roberto

Thanks to the assistance of a DHS Research Exhibition Grant, I was able to travel to Edinburgh in November 2017 to work with staff at National Museums Scotland, and with collections held in NMS stores.

10 January 2018 -

Reports
Feature: A Note From Professor Jeremy Aynsley
Feature: A Note From Professor Jeremy Aynsley

Professor Jeremy Aynsley, Chair of the Design History Society, rounds up the year.

27 December 2017 -

Features
Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Lucia Savi
Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Lucia Savi

The generous support of the Design History Society has made it possible for me to continue researching fashion and textile archives in Italy for my doctoral thesis: Italy's Textile Production and its Influence on the Ready-to-Wear System and its Aesthetics 1945-1985.

14 December 2017 -

Reports
Feature: Reflections on DHS 2017 Making and Unmaking the Environment (Part 3)
Feature: Reflections on DHS 2017 Making and Unmaking the Environment (Part 3)

From 7-9 September, design historians from all over the world gathered in Oslo, Norway for the 2017 DHS Conference, Making and Unmaking the Environment. This year, Lydia Caston (LC), DHS Student Officer, and Vivien Chan (VC) and Simon Spiers (SS), DHS Ambassadors, covered a selection of panels during the conference.

26 November 2017 -

Features
Feature: Reflections on DHS 2017 Making and Unmaking the Environment (Part 2)
Feature: Reflections on DHS 2017 Making and Unmaking the Environment (Part 2)

From 7-9 September, design historians from all over the world gathered in Oslo, Norway for the 2017 DHS Conference, Making and Unmaking the Environment. This year, Lydia Caston (LC), DHS Student Officer, and Vivien Chan (VC) and Simon Spiers (SS), DHS Ambassadors, covered a selection of panels during the conference.

12 November 2017 -

Features
To: DHS Early Career Researchers and Student Members
To: DHS Early Career Researchers and Student Members

At this year's DHS Conference, Harriet Atkinson (DHS Research Grants Officer) and Lydia Caston (DHS Student Officer) held a small meeting for students and early career researchers to receive feedback on how the Society can further support its members. If you were unable to attend the meeting, here is a reminder of what opportunities and awards the DHS offers.

8 October 2017 -

Features
Design Writing Prize 2017 Winners
Design Writing Prize 2017 Winners

The recipients of this year's DHS Design Writing Prize are Igor Bragado and Rennie Jones. Read their winning essay, "Designing a Climate at the Edge of Change", here.

3 October 2017 -

Essay Prize Winners and Nominees

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