The (Dis)Comforts of Home. Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Domestic Energy Use

London, United Kingdom

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The (Dis)Comforts of Home is a two-day symposium (13-14 September 2012) exploring how comparative cultural perspectives on the concepts of ‘home’ and ‘comfort’ can help us understand, learn from, and influence the behaviour that drives domestic energy consumption.

Generously funded by the Faculty Institute of Graduate Studies of UCL Faculty of Arts and Humanities, and the UCL Grand Challenge of Sustainable Cities.

Please visit the event blog for more details at http://discomforts.wordpress.com

In conjunction with this event, the documentary The Lightbulb Conspiracy (dir. Cosima Dannoritzer, Spain, 2010) will be screened at 18.30 on Thursday 13 September. Tickets for the screening are free and can be booked at this link.