(Alice) A.G. Janssens MSc

PhD Candidate Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication Department of History
Location
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Room
M 6-45
Telephone
+31 10 4088608
Email
janssens@eshcc.eur.nl

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Alice Janssens is a PhD candidate and lecturer at the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication.

In December 2016 she began her fully-funded research project upon fashion capitals and the business and economic history of the Berlin fashion industry, provisionally titled The Rise and Fall of Berlin as a Fashion Capital: 1924-1939. The project, supervised by Prof. Dr. Hein Klemann and Prof. Dr. Ben Wubs, aims to explore the success and decline of the Berlin fashion industry during the Interwar period. The research is the pilot of a larger project on global fashion capitals.

Alice Janssens holds a Master degree in Cultural Economics and Entrepreneurship from Erasmus University Rotterdam (…

Alice Janssens is a PhD candidate and lecturer at the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication.

In December 2016 she began her fully-funded research project upon fashion capitals and the business and economic history of the Berlin fashion industry, provisionally titled The Rise and Fall of Berlin as a Fashion Capital: 1924-1939. The project, supervised by Prof. Dr. Hein Klemann and Prof. Dr. Ben Wubs, aims to explore the success and decline of the Berlin fashion industry during the Interwar period. The research is the pilot of a larger project on global fashion capitals.

Alice Janssens holds a Master degree in Cultural Economics and Entrepreneurship from Erasmus University Rotterdam (2016) and has worked in the fashion, cultural heritage and contemporary art sectors. Her main research interests include fashion history, business history, economic history, economics of the cultural industries, and 20th century political history. 

        • A.G. Janssens (2018, februari 15). Fashioning Interwar Berlin. Fryske Akademy, Leeuwarden, ADNG-WDNG 10th Workshop "Creative Communities in Cities and Regions: Historical Case-Studies from Germany and the Netherlands".
        • A.G. Janssens (2018, februari 15). Fashioning Interwar Berlin: Exploring Fashion and Clothing in the German Capital. Henley Business School, University of Reading, Fashion and the Supply Chain Workshop.
        • A.G. Janssens (2017, december 13). The Rise and Fall of Berlin as a Fashion Capital: 1924-1939. Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium, Posthumus Institute Basic Training "My Project in a Nutshell" Seminar.
        • A.G. Janssens (2017, oktober 25). Fashion Capitals. Erasmus University Rotterdam, Business History of Fashion (CH9010) Course Guest Lecture.
        • A.G. Janssens (2017, oktober 4). An Expensive Confusing and Ineffective Suit of Armour. Erasmus University Rotterdam, Business History of Fashion Class (CH9010) Guest Lecture.
        • A.G. Janssens (2017, april 6). Berliner Schick: Fashioning the Interwar German Capital. University of Groningen, Posthumus Institute Basic Training Seminar 2.
        • A.G. Janssens (2017, september 6). Fashioning Interwar Berlin: Exploring Clothing and Style in the German Capital. Universita Politecnica Delle Marche, Ancona, Italy, European Business History Association Summer School.
        • A.G. Janssens (2017, november 6). Fashioning Interwar Berlin: Exploring Clothing and Style in the German Capital. Pedagogical University of Krakow, Krakow, Poland, Posthumus Institute and ESTER Research Network Research Design Course.
        • A.G. Janssens (2017, augustus 25). Fashioning Interwar Berlin: Conceptualising the German Capital's Clothing Industry. Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna, Austria, European Business History Association Annual Conference, Session D2: Fashion Capitals in the 20th Century.
        • A.G. Janssens (2018, januari 24). Voices of NFS: Intellectual Property. onbekend, The New Fashion Society: Voices of the New Fashion Society Lecture.
      • A.G. Janssens & M. Lavanga (2017). An Expensive, Confusing and Ineffective Suit of Armour: Assessing the Intellectual Property Protection System Available for Fashion Designers in the Digital Era. Annual International Conference of the Royal Geographical Society RGS-IBG. Session "Trending Now: The Geographies of Fashion in the Digital Age (3) - Spaces, Systems and Values": London (2017, augustus 29 - 2017, september 1).
      • B. Wubs, M. Lavanga & A.G. Janssens (2017). Co-organiser. Business History @ Erasmus - International seminar "Exploring Fashion Capitals in the Long Twentieth Century": Rotterdam, Erasmus University Rotterdam (2017, december 7 - 2017, december 8).
  • Dutch History in a Globalizing World

    Title
    Dutch History in a Globalizing World
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 4.1
    Year level
    BA-1 (Geschiedenis), BA-1 (International Bachelor History)

    Spaces and Places of Fashion

    Title
    Spaces and Places of Fashion
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 3
    Year level
    MA (Maatschappijgeschiedenis - geschiedenis van Nederland), MA, History of Society - global history

    Histories of Local Creativities

    Title
    Histories of Local Creativities
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 2
    Year level
    MA (Maatschappijgeschiedenis - geschiedenis van Nederland), MA (History of Society - global history)
  • PhD Candidate

    University
    Erasmus University Rotterdam
    School
    Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication
    Department
    Department of History
    Country
    Nederland
    Telephone
    +31 10 4088608

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