CITY AT NIGHT - EDITED

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 11, 2021 to November 14, 2021
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Cultural History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Sociology, Urban History / Studies

PAMLA 2021 118th Annual Conference

Las Vegas, Nevada

Thursday, November 11 – Sunday, November 14, 2021

 

CFP: Special Session (online/virtual)

Submission deadline extended: July 31, 2021

Send abstracts (250-500 words) to Alix Mazuet, amazuet@stanford.edu or submit directly on PAMLA website: https://www.pamla.org/pamla2021/

 

THE CITY AT NIGHT

 

Panel #18109. The City at Night (Panel / Virtual)

Special Session

 

This virtual (online) session explores the city at night and its transformations through the ages, with a focus on the cultural, economic and political role of these transformations in society.

Paper proposals are welcome on topics including but not limited to: the city's nocturnal imaginaries and figures; urban lighting and innovations; obsessions and rationalization of the nocturnal city; control, politicization and commercialization of nocturnal life in the city; evolution of artificial light through time and its implications on city-dwellers' relationships with the night; crime in the city at night; (re)defining safety and danger zones in the city at night; artificial light pollution; workers of the night.

 

Contact Info: 

Alix Mazuet, PhD

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