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CFP AAH 2016 Session – The (After) Lives of Things: Deconstructing and Reconstructing Material Culture

CFP AAH 2016 Session – The (After) Lives of Things: Deconstructing and Reconstructing Material Culture Convenors: Sarah Laurenson, University of Edinburgh, sarah.laurenson@ed.ac.uk Freya Gowrley, University of Edinburgh, f.l.gowrley@gmail.com Material things have been used to fashion identities and form social relationships throughout history. This panel seeks to shed light on the intersecting histories of materiality and […]

Suggested Reading on Objects & Emotions

At the Emotional Objects conference, delegates repeatedly noted the difficulty of finding ‘textbook’ sources on the material culture of emotions. In response we have started a reading list to bring together some of the most relevant sources. Particularly pertinent texts are in Bold. Please tweet @EmotionalObject or email us emotionalobjects2013@gmail.com with your suggestions! Which texts have you found essential reading? Books: Ahmed, Sara, […]