Research Associate / Doctoral Student (m/f/d) in the ERC-Projekt METROMOD (TV-L E13; 65%, 3 years) at the Department Kunstwissenschaften, LMU Munich, Application: 20 March 2019.
LMU is recognized as one of Europe’s premier academic and research institutions. The university is situated in the heart of Munich.
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At its most fundamental level, preservation is about memory. Historic buildings, objects, monuments, and landscapes are all materializations of the past, and the basic challenge facing preservationists and scholars is to protect and interpret the past - in the present. Memory, however, is not a basic thing. Like all human constructs, memory is gloriously and sometimes painfully, complex, packed with a myriad of questions like “What or who is being remembered?
The International Society for Landscapes, Place, & Material Culture (ISLPMC--formerly Pioneer America Society: Association for the Preservation of Artifacts and Landscapes) is proud to issue a call for nominations for the 2019 Fred Kniffen Book Award, and the 2019 Allen Noble Book Award.
Call for Papers "Material Assemblages. New Perspectives on the History of Infrastructure"
Jan Hansen (Humboldt-Universität Berlin), Frederik Schulze (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster)
Date: May 27-29, 2020