This conference was the final event of the Sawyer Seminar: "Embodied Values: Bringing the Senses back to the Environment"
Conference organised by the Hume Society and IASH
The Annual Meeting of the Consortium of Humanities Centers and Institutes, 2009. 140 delegates from around the world met to discuss the conference theme of Dialogues of Enlightenment.
This interdisciplinary conference brought together scholars from countries in both the 'new' and 'old' Europe to address forms taken by new relational modes of belonging in the context of globalisation processes, new migration patterns and the action of new political subjects.
This interdisciplinary conference investigated the role of visual technologies in informing, shaping and creating knowledge.
Bringing together librarians, curators, archivists, publishers, booksellers and academics, the conference sought to address some of the central issues that arise from the rapidly forming new information order.