"Spatiality and Temporality" International Conference: Conceptions and Perceptions of Time and Space

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Call for Papers
February 16, 2019 to February 17, 2019
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Philosophy, Sociology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Literature

"Spatiality and Temporality" International Conference:

Conceptions and Perceptions of Time and Space

16-17 February, 2019 - London

organised by London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research

We are pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the upcoming "Spatiality and Temporality" International Conference. The conference is addressed to academics, researchers and professionals with a particular interest related to the conference topic. We invite proposals from various disciplines including philosophy, history, sociology, anthropology, culture studies, literature and architecture.

The conference will explore spatiality and temporality as fundamental categories of human experience and cognition and it will discuss various interpretations of these categories and complex relations between them. The conference will examine conceptions and perceptions of time and space in relation to memory, historical and social change, technological innovations, interactivity and cultural differentiation.

Papers are invited on topics related, but not limited, to:

  • time and space boundaries
  • monuments and historical sites
  • globalization and urban spaces
  • places made by nature
  • ruins and forgotten places
  • heterotopias and heterochronies
  • toponymy and topoanalysis
  • cartography and mapmaking

Proposals up to 250 words and a brief biographical note should be sent by 5 November, 2018 to: spatiality.temporality@lcir.co.uk. Download paper proposal form from the official event page: http://spatiality.temporality.lcir.co.uk/.

Standard registration fee – 180 GBP     
Student registration fee – 160 GBP

Provisional conference venue: Birkbeck, University of London, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7HX