Mid Century Modern

  • Rachele Dini

    Press/Media: Press / Media


    I was invited along with Dr Sophie Scott-Brown (lecturer in history of ideas at UEA) and Sonia Solicari (Director, Museum of the Home) to participate in a panel on mid-century modern design, nostalgia for the 1950s, and the newly relaunched Museum of the Home, having been shortlisted for the 2021 New Generation Thinkers AHRC/BBC3 Award.

    Period23 Jun 2021

    Media contributions


    Media contributions

    • TitleMid Century Modern
      Degree of recognitionInternational
      Media name/outletBBC Radio 3
      Media typeRadio
      Duration/Length/Size45 minutes
      Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
      DescriptionA panel discussion about contemporary understandings of the 1950s home with Sonia Solicari (director of the Museum of the Home), Dr Rachele Dini, and Dr Sophie Scott Brown, UEA.
      Producer/AuthorLuke Mulihall
      PersonsRachele Dini


    • mid-century modern
    • interior design
    • museum studies
    • American history
    • 1950s
    • 1960s
    • period drama
    • appliances
    • vintage object collecting
    • popular culture
    • television studies
    • film