Cultural Globalisation in Historical Perspective: Actors, Arts and Artefacts’

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With a focus on the 19th century as "the century of globalisation", contributors will look at the interplay of diverging factors such as institutional and ideological frameworks, social and political conditions as well as their cultural and linguistic representations to assess in which ways and to what effect individual agents actualised and disseminated newly acquired knowledge about the world in a global and local context.
Period11 May 201013 May 2010
Event typeConference
LocationEdinburgh, United KingdomShow on map


  • modern China
  • painting
  • cultural exchange