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The senses emblematised

02 July 2015

Ver, oir, oler, gustar, tocar; empresas, que enseñan, y persuaden su buen uso, en lo politico, y en lo moral; que ofrece el hermano Lorenço Ortiz .. En Leon de Francia : en la Emprenta de Anisson, Posuel y Rigaud....

Herabai and Mithibai Tata: British support for Indian suffragists

02 July 2015

In the second half of 1919, three Indian women, Sarojini Naidu, Herabai Tata and Mithibai Tata, were in London to address the Government as final readings of the 1919 Government of India Bill were being put through Parliament. They travelled...

Book Review: ‘The Luxury Strategy’ and ‘Kapferer on Luxury’

01 July 2015

The Business & IP Centre has recently acquired the book 'Kapferer on Luxury: How Luxury Brands Can Grow Yet Remain Rare' (Kogan Page, 2015). Jean-Noël Kapferer is a thought leader on luxury brands strategy development and marketing and is also the co-author of ...

The British Library at WOMAD

01 July 2015

The British Library is celebrating 30 years of collaboration with WOMAD. British Library WOMAD crew 2007 The British Library’s relationship with WOMAD is nearly as long as the festival's existence. Since 1985, missing only 3 years, we have been present...

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