CFP: Planning History Conference, (Oct 31 - Nov 3, 2019), Arlington, VA

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Call for Papers
March 15, 2019
Virginia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

SACRPH 2019 - Northern Virginia:  Call for Papers

The Society for American City and Regional Planning History invites complete paper sessions, individual paper proposals, roundtables, and poster sessions for its SACRPH 2019 - Northern Virginia conference, to be held October 31 - November 2, 2019, in Crystal City, Arlington, VA.

Proposals are due March 15, 2019.  For more details, please see the complete Call for Papers for SACRPH 2019Proposals may be submitted through our Online Submission Form

SACRPH invites scholars and practitioners from a wide variety of fields to present on all aspects of urban, regional, and community planning history, worldwide.  Particularly welcome for our 2019 conference are proposals addressing selected themes, including:

  • Comparative and global studies of planning

  • Immigration and planning

  • Planning and structural racism

  • Gender, sexuality, and planning

  • Planning the military industrial complex

  • 18th and 19th century planning

  • Suburban and peripheral planning

  • Planning for sustainable, inclusive, and equitable metropolises

The Program Committee also encourages submissions that propose innovative formats and that engage questions of teaching and learning, digital information, and publishing.

The Program Committee also invites poster sessions (due July 1), especially by graduate students at the MA or PhD level, to present their latest research.

SACRPH 2019 Program Committee:

Andrew Kahrl, University of Virginia, co-chair

Tracy Neumann, Wayne State University, co-chair

Barbara Brown Wilson, University of Virginia

Marcia Chatelain, Georgetown University

Mauricio Fernando Castro, Georgia State University

Lily Geismer, Claremont McKenna College

Paige Glotzer, University of Wisconsin – Madison

Andrew Highsmith, University of California, Irvine

Pedro Regalado, Yale University

Arijit Sen, University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee

Mo Speller, Johns Hopkins University

Patrick Vitale, Eastern Connecticut State University

Contact Info: 

D. Bradford Hunt, President, Society for American City and Regional Planning History (SACRPH)

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