Speaker/Event

Clare H. Crowston
History and French, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Paying for the Sultan’s Pouf: The Asynchronous Time of Fashion and Credit in Eighteenth-Century France

Date

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Time

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Place

38 West 86th Street, Lecture Hall

212.501.3019, academicevents@bgc.bard.edu

Description

Clare H. Crowston will be coming to speak at the Françoise and Georges Selz Lectures on 18th- and 19th-Century French Decorative Arts and Culture on Tuesday, October 21, 2014.  Her talk is entitled “Paying for the Sultan’s Pouf: The Asynchronous Time of Fashion and Credit in Eighteenth-Century France.” 

Light refreshments will be served at 5:45 pm. The presentation will begin at 6:00 pm. 

RSVP is required. Please click on the registration link at the bottom of this page or contact academicevents@bgc.bard.edu.

PLEASE NOTE that our Lecture Hall can only accommodate a limited number of people, so please come early if you would like to have a seat in the main room. Registrants who arrive late may be seated in an overflow viewing area.


Academic Programs, Seminar Series / Françoise and Georges Selz Lectures on 18th- and 19th-Century French Decorative Arts and Culture