Culture, community and cities in the Pacific Rim.
The conference takes a global perspective of the city today and seeks specific regional critiques on life and design in cities in the Pacific Rim region:
Japan, Korea, South Asia, East Asia, Australian, China and more
It is set in the context of the 50th anniversary of new interdisciplinary thinking on life, design and cultures in cities found in the writings of Jane Jacobs’.
The conference is expressly interdisciplinary and expects contributions from cultural theorists, historians, planners, architects and sociologists.
COMPLEXITY AND THE CITY – LIFE, DESIGN AND COMMERCE IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
Dates: 17-19 June 2020
Abstracts: 01 Dec. 2019
Place: CITY – University of London
Pre-recorded and skype film presentation are available for delegates unable to attend in person. Pre-recorded presentations will be permanently available on the AMPS Academic YouTube channel.
Routledge Taylor&Francis, Intellect Books, Vernon Press, Cambridge Scholar Publishing, Libri Publishing and UCL Press.