Research School for Economic and Social History


3 - 4 February 2022
University of Basel, Switzerland

Workshop ‘Languages of Consumption in the 18h and 19th Centuries’

This workshop, co-hosted by the Universities of Basel and Antwerp, aims to foster our knowledge of the languages of consumption in this era of critical transitions. It will do so by bringing together and discussing new perspectives across a broad range of languages and regions, also welcoming contributions beyond the Atlantic World. The purpose of the workshop is to highlight the importance of looking at a variety of consumption practices, historical actors and their experiences through a myriad of discourses.

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