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Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Sara Nicole England
Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Sara Nicole England

How does design participate in the narratives and experiences of displaced persons? How are designed objects and spaces subject to displacement, and how are these transformations exposed or concealed? What does a lens of displacement offer to design historians and to the field of design study?

4 February 2019 -

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Report: DHS Research Travel & Conference Grant by Martina Margetts
Report: DHS Research Travel & Conference Grant by Martina Margetts

'Design has to be emancipated from itself - there's another history to tell'. This was keynote speaker Tony Fry's clarion call at the DHS Conference on Design and Displacement.

22 January 2019 -

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Report: DHS Research Travel & Conference Grant by Rachael Grew

Back in January 2018, I was very excited to see a call for papers for the inaugural conference of the newly-created International Society for the Study of Surrealism.

10 January 2019 -

Reports
Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Emin Artun Ozguner
Report: DHS Conference Bursary by Emin Artun Ozguner

Emin Artun Ozguner, a PhD candidate on the RCA/V&A History of Design programme, was awarded a DHS Conference Bursary to attend the 2018 DHS Conference, Design and Displacement. Here, Ozguner shares some of his highlights.

2 January 2019 -

Reports
Report: DHS Research Exhibition Grant by Vaibhav Singh
Report: DHS Research Exhibition Grant by Vaibhav Singh

Facilitated by a generous grant from the Design History Society, my research towards the exhibition 'Typing in tongues: writing machines around the world' examines how technological modernity and literacy were mediated globally through writing machines – that is, through everyday technologies of inscription and duplication.

20 December 2018 -

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Feature: Reflections on DHS 2018 Design and Displacement (Part 1)
Feature: Reflections on DHS 2018 Design and Displacement (Part 1)

From 6-8 September, design historians from all over the world gathered in New York, USA for the 2018 DHS Conference, Design and Displacement. The DHS Ambassadors, Vivien Chan and Simon Spiers, along with the Society's Student Officer, Lydia Caston, review some of the activities that took place as part of the event.

11 December 2018 -

Features
Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Jessica Brier
Report: DHS Student Travel Award by Jessica Brier

With the generous support of the Design History Society, and the assistance of Laura Weill, Assistant Curator of Typography & Graphic Communication at the University of Reading, I spent a week in September 2018 immersed in the Otto and Marie Neurath Isotype Collection.

3 December 2018 -

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Report: DHS Research Travel & Conference Grant by Fiona Anderson
Report: DHS Research Travel & Conference Grant by Fiona Anderson

DHS Research Travel & Conference Grant recipient, Fiona Anderson, reviews her participation in the 2018 DHS Annual Conference.

30 November 2018 -

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