Book Launch

Friday 9th September

Grove Atrium, 13.30-14.15

You are cordially invited to the launch of Street Furniture Design: Contesting Modernism in Post-War Britain, by Eleanor Herring and Design and National Identity by Javier Gimeno-Martínez.


Eleanor Herring is Lecturer in design history at the Glasgow School of Art, UK.  She writes on: Product Design, History and Culture of Design,Landscape Architecture


Javier Gimeno-Martínez  is Head of Programme and lecturer in Design Cultures at the VU University Amsterdam.  He specialises in: History and Culture of Design, Identity and Nation

Both these new books are published this month by Bloomsbury.  Editor Rebecca Barden will give a brief introduction and there will be a chance to hear from both authors about their work.