Monday, January 9, 2017

CFP: CHORD Workshop on Retailing, Distribution, and Reputation

The Centre for the History of Retailing and Distribution invites submissions for a workshop on "Retailing, Distribution, and Reputation: A Historical Perspective," to be held on May 23, 2017 at the University of Wolverhampton.
     Papers focusing on any historical period or geographical area are welcome. Both experienced and new speakers are invited, including speakers without an institutional affiliation. Potential speakers are welcome to discuss their ideas with the organizer before submission (please see below). Individual papers are usually 20 minutes in length, followed by 10 minutes for questions and discussion. Proposals for shorter, 10- minute ‘work in progress’ presentations may also be presented.
To submit a proposal, please send title and abstract of c.300 to 400 words, specifying type of presentation to Laura Ugolini, at l.ugolini@wlv.ac.uk by March 3, 2017. For suggestions of topics and additional details, please see the call for papers.
     News about CHORD events can also be found on the organization's blog.