Kitchen Power: National Parallels is an international online symposium which looks at the parallels and differences between mid-century modern kitchens in national contexts from Ireland to Spain, Scandinavia, Canada and South Korea.
This session looks at issues of domesticity and design in Belgium and Scandinavia, and is chaired by Prof Jane Pavitt (Kingston University).
Dr Fredie Floré (KU Leuven)
'Promoting Modern Domesticity In The Belgian Countryside: The Housing Advice Of The Belgische Boerinnenbond 1945-1957'
Maria Göransdottir (Umeå University)
'Design Methods in the Kitchen: On the Feminist Origins of Scandinavian User-Centered Design'