University of Hertfordshire

Professor Grace Lees-Maffei BA Hons MA RCA PhD FHEA

Professor

Grace Lees-Maffei

Professor Grace Lees-Maffei BA Hons MA RCA PhD FHEA

Professor

Postal address:
University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
United Kingdom

Publications

  1. 2010
  2. Writing Design: Words, Myths, Practices

    Lees-Maffei, G. (ed.), 21 Dec 2010, Working Papers on Design, 4.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationSpecial issue

  3. 2011
  4. ‘Dressing the part(y): 1950s domestic advice books and the studied performance of informal domesticity in the UK and the US'

    Lees-Maffei, G., 2011, In: Performance, Fashion and the Modern Interior: From the Victorians to Today. Fisher, F., Lara-Betancourt, P., Keeble, T. & Martin, B. (eds.). 1st ed. Berg Publishers, p. 183-196 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  5. Material Nation: A Consumer's History of Modern Italy (Review)

    Lees-Maffei, G., 1 Mar 2011, In : Modern Italy. 18, 1, p. 101-103 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  6. 2012
  7. Reflections on Design Activism and Social Change

    Lees-Maffei, G., 2012, Design Issues, 28, 2, p. 90-92.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

  8. Writing Design: Words and Objects

    Lees-Maffei, G. (ed.), 2012, 1st ed. London: Berg Publishers. 288 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  9. Introduction: Writing Design

    Lees-Maffei, G., 1 Jan 2012, Writing Design: Words and Objects. Lees-Maffei, G. (ed.). London: Berg Publishers, p. 1-16 17 p. 1

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  10. Design History: From Service Subject to Discrete Discipline

    Lees-Maffei, G. & Huppatz, D. J., 1 Sep 2012, Design Frontiers: Territories, Concepts, Technologies: ICDHS 2012 8th Conference of the International Committee for Design History & Design Studies.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  11. Small Change? Emily Post’s Etiquette (1922-2011)

    Lees-Maffei, G., 4 Oct 2012, Must Read: Rediscovering American Bestsellers: From Charlotte Temple to The Da Vinci Code. Churchwell, S. & Ruys Smith, T. (eds.). London: Continuum, p. 217-248 31 p. Chapter 10

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  12. 2013
  13. Lettere sulla storia del design

    Lees-Maffei, G., 19 Mar 2013, In : AIS/Design Storia e Ricerche.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  14. Why design history? A multi-national perspective on the state and purpose of the field

    Lees-Maffei, G. & Huppatz, D. J., Apr 2013, In : Arts and Humanities in Higher Education. 12, 2-3, p. 310-330 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Made in Italy: Rethinking a Century of Italian Design

    Lees-Maffei, G. & Fallan, K. (ed.), Nov 2013, London : Bloomsbury Academic. 325 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  16. ‘Made’ in England? The Mediation of Alessi S.p.A

    Lees-Maffei, G., 1 Nov 2013, Made in Italy: Rethinking a Century of Italian Design. Lees-Maffei, G. & Fallan, K. (eds.). London: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 287-304

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  17. Introduction: The History of Italian Design

    Lees-Maffei, G., 21 Nov 2013, Made in Italy: Rethinking a Century of Italian Design. Lees-Maffei, G. & Fallan, K. (eds.). London: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 1-33 34 p. 1

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  18. The Making of the Modern British Home (Review)

    Lees-Maffei, G., 12 Dec 2013, In : Times Higher Education. p. 51 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  19. Section D, Monocle 24, interviewed about Made in Italy: Rethinking a Century of Italian Design

    Lees-Maffei, G., 24 Dec 2013

    Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

  20. 2014
  21. Design at Home: Domestic Advice Books in Britain and the USA since 1945

    Lees-Maffei, G., 1 Jan 2014, 1st Edition ed. London: Taylor & Francis. 256 p. (New Directions in Cultural History)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  22. Designing Domesticity: Visual Techniques in Post-WW2 Domestic Advice Books

    Lees-Maffei, G., Sep 2014

    Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

  23. Iconic Designs: 50 Stories about 50 Things

    Lees-Maffei, G. (ed.), Sep 2014, London: Bloomsbury Academic. 240 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  24. Introduction: Interrogating Iconic Design

    Lees-Maffei, G., 1 Sep 2014, Iconic Designs: 50 Stories about 50 Things. Lees-Maffei, G. (ed.). London and New York: Bloomsbury Publishing, p. 6-23

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  25. Juicy Salif Lemon Squeezer, Italy/France (Philippe Starck, 1990)

    Lees-Maffei, G., 1 Sep 2014, Iconic Designs: 50 Stories about 50 Things. Lees-Maffei, G. (ed.). London: Bloomsbury Publishing, p. 184-187 4 p. 39

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  26. Little White Houses: How the Postwar Home Constructed Race in America (Review)

    Lees-Maffei, G., 1 Sep 2014, In : Design and Culture. 6, 3, p. 427-432 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  27. The Italian Avant-Garde, 1968-1976 (Review)

    Lees-Maffei, G., 1 Sep 2014, In : Design Journal. 17, 3, p. 473-478 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  28. 2015