Call for Submissions: ADHT Graduate Student Symposium

The Parsons/Cooper-Hewitt MA History of Decorative Arts & Design, MA Fashion Studies programs and MA Designs Studies invite you to participate in the annual ADHT Graduate Student Symposium, Thursday, May 11 and Friday, May 12, 2017

The submission deadline is 5pm, March 27, 2017.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Research may be on any topic relating to the decorative arts, design history & theory, design studies, and fashion studies.

  • Abstracts must 200 – 250 words.

A key event in ADHT's contribution to the Parsons Festival, the symposium will highlight a diverse sampling of student research from these three programs. We strongly encourage a broad range of topics to highlight the interdisciplinary nature of our School.

This is a great opportunity to gain professional conference experience while enriching your CV!
Please email submissions (and any questions) to We look forward to hearing from you!