EMA Newsletter: 31 May 2019

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31 May 2019

CALLS FOR ARTICLES

Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography (Special Issue:  “The Built Environment in Pennsylvania History”)

The call for articles for a special issue of Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography that will be entitled “The Built Environment in Pennsylvania History” (due 1 Jan 2020) is available here.

CONFERENCES

Keywords of Mobility:  Paradigms of Movement in Premodern Material Culture

Information on the conference entitled “Keywords of Mobility:  Paradigms of Movement in Premodern Material Culture” (6-7 Jun, Italy) is available here.

Architecture, ameublement et étiquette dans les palais de Napoléon et de sa famille. Dispositions et patrimonialisation

Information on the conference entitled “Architecture, ameublement et étiquette dans les palais de Napoléon et de sa famille. Dispositions et patrimonialisation” (18-19 Jun, Paris/Fontainebleau, France) is available here.

FELLOWSHIPS

Digital Piranesi Project Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Information on the Digital Piranesi Project Postdoctoral Research Fellow post (due 31 May) is available here.

NEWS IN THE FIELD

Project to Save Childhood Home of Velázquez

Five citizens from Seville are currently seeking to restore the 16th-century childhood home of Spanish painter Diego Velázquez as a learning center and museum.  For more details, click here.

Quaker Meeting Houses in England Protected by More Stringent Preservation

A 17th-century and an 18th-century Quaker meeting house in England have recently received upgraded preservation status.  For more details on both houses, click here.

Queen’s Apartments at Versailles Re-open After Restoration

The 17th- and 18th-century Queen’s Apartments at Versailles have re-opened after a two-year restoration.  For more details, click here.

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