Land Use in Georgia: From Planned Cities to the Western and Atlantic Railroad to the Beltline, April 6, 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2018
Location: 
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Geography, Local History, Urban History / Studies, Rural History / Studies

The Georgia Archives (5800 Jonesboro Rd., Morrow, GA) invites proposals for presentations and posters for our 2019 symposium looking at land use in Georgia.  We welcome proposals on a variety of topics, including but not limited to: urban planning, architecture, urban transportation in Atlanta, the 1996 Olympic Games, and Georgia’s land distribution systems. Use of Georgia Archives records is encouraged but not required.

THE HERZOG ERNST FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMME OF THE FRITZ THYSSEN FOUNDATION AT THE GOTHA RESEARCH LIBRARY AND THE GOTHA RESEARCH CENTRE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ERFURT

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
October 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Geography, Intellectual History

THE HERZOG ERNST FELLOWSHIP Programme

Symposium: Follow the Map: Reflecting on 200 Years of the Harvard Map Collection

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
October 25, 2018 to October 26, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Geography, Slavery

 

Symposium: Follow the Map: Reflecting on 200 Years of the Harvard Map Collection

25 - 26 October 2018

Harvard Library, Cambridge, MA

An interdisciplinary symposium hosted by the Harvard Library and made possible through the generous gift of Abby Smith Rumsey, AB Radcliffe College, MA, PhD Harvard.

CfP: Deadline: Architecture, Urbanism, Sociology, Development & Planning

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 2, 2018
Location: 
Ohio, United States
Subject Fields: 
Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Geography, Sociology

The event, Alternatives to the Present. A Conference on Architecture, Urbanism, Sociology, Development & Planning, seeks to critique the dichotomies involved in this increasingly confused scenario around urban development and regenration by bringing together various disciplines to interrogate the diversity of factors either limiting or activating the possibilities of an equitable urban future.

 

The context for this discussion is summarised as follows:

Palgrave Communications: Call for papers "What Guns Mean: The Symbolic Lives of Firearms"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 31, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Cultural History / Studies, Geography, Humanities, Sociology

New article collection launch: What Guns Mean: The Symbolic Lives of Firearms (Palgrave Macmillan)

 

https://www.nature.com/palcomms/for-authors/call-for-papers#guns

Managing Editor: Gino D'Oca

Assistant Editor: Jessica Torr

The Center for the Study of Inequality, Social Justice and Policy 2018 - 2019 Academic Year - Call for Papers: In/Justice in Higher Ed and at Home

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 17, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Geography, Teaching and Learning

The Center for the Study of Inequality,

Social Justice and Policy

2018 - 2019 Academic Year

Call for Papers: In/Justice in Higher Ed and at Home

Rare Book School Fall and Winter Courses

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
October 29, 2018 to January 11, 2019
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Library and Information Science, Literature, Geography, Historic Preservation, Humanities

Rare Book School is Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2018 & Winter 2019 Courses

Applications are now being accepted for six Rare Book School courses offered this fall and winter at the Morgan Library & Museum, the Library of Congress, and the University of Virginia. Visit https://rarebookschool.org/news/fall-winter-2018/ for more details.

In New York City (28 October–2 November):

 - The Book of Hours, 1250–1550; taught by Roger S. Wieck.

In Washington, DC (2–7 December):

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