Touring Consumption 2013 - International conference on travel, tourism, mobilities and consumption

Touring in terms of travel, tourism or varying aspects of mobilities contribute substantially to particular conventions and rituals of consumer practices, especially with an eye towards the enactment of scripts. However, touring consumption delineates a kind of performance that is not only reproduced, but is productive and emergent in its own right. Hence, the more traditional conceptions of tourist, pilgrim, vagabond, refugee, expatriate, international student or business traveler are ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Karlshochschule International University
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Thursday, October 24, 2013 to Friday, October 25, 2013
Event Location: 
Karlsruhe, Germany
Abstract due date: 
Friday, February 15, 2013
Categories: 
Comparative
Interdisciplinary
Genre & Form
Popular Culture
Adventure & Travel Writing
Narratology
Aesthetics
Anthropology/Sociology
Cultural Studies
Environmental Studies
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