Call For Papers - World History Association & Global Urban History Project

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 30, 2018
Location: 
Puerto Rico, United States
Subject Fields: 
Urban History / Studies, World History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

28th Annual Conference of the World History Association jointly with the Global Urban History Project

San Juan, Puerto Rico, June 27 - 29, 2019

Cities in Global Contexts and The Caribbean as Crossroads

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:

CFP for a special issue of East/West: Journal of Ukrainian Studies: “Kharkiv: The City of Diversity”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 1, 2019
Location: 
Alberta, Canada
Subject Fields: 
World History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Nationalism History / Studies, Eastern Europe History / Studies

Call for Papers: Special Issue of EWJUS

“Kharkiv: The City of Diversity”

 

Guest editor: Oleksiy Musiyezdov (V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University)

Call for Proposals: “Yiddish in the City” a Special Edition of East European Jewish Affairs

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 30, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Languages, Urban History / Studies, World History / Studies

Call for Proposals: “Yiddish in the City” a Special Edition of East European Jewish Affairs

Karen Auerbach (University of North Carolina) & Nick Underwood (German Historical Institute West, University of California Berkeley), Guest Editors

David Shneer (University of Colorado Boulder) and Anna Shternshis (University of Toronto), Editors in Chief

Call for Chapters: Interrupting Globalisation: Heterotopia in the Twenty-First Century

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Urban History / Studies, Geography, Popular Culture Studies, Cultural History / Studies

Confirmed contributors:

Kevin Hetherington (the Open University), author of Badlands of Modernity: Heterotopia and Social Ordering

Lieven De Cauter (Catholic University of Leuven), editor of Heterotopia and the City: Public Space in a Postcivil Society

Christoph Lindner (University of Oregon), author of Imagining New York City: Literature, Urbanism, and the Visual Arts

 

Editors: Simon Ferdinand, Irina Souch and Daan Wesselman (the University of Amsterdam)

 

CFP: Global Capitals (Northeast Modern Language Association) March 21-24 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Literature, Urban History / Studies, African History / Studies, Humanities, Immigration & Migration History / Studies

Call for papers for an accepted panel at the 2019 Northeast Modern Language Association conference in Washington, D.C., March 21-24, 2019. 
Deadline for Submission: September 30, 2018.

This panel will explore whether global city fiction is a viable category for global Anglophone fiction, and if so, whether the genre can facilitate revisions of dominant concepts in postcolonial or global studies. 

CFP: Aesthetics of Gentrification: Art, Architecture, and Displacement

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 5, 2019 to April 6, 2019
Location: 
Oregon, United States
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Geography

CFP: Aesthetics of Gentrification: Art, Architecture, and Displacement

International Conference, University of Oregon in Portland, April 5-6, 2019

Organized by Slow Lab at the University of Oregon, this interdisciplinary conference brings togeher scholars from across the humanities, social sciences, and art and design fields to explore the aesthetic dimensions of gentrification in the present era of accelerated urbanism.

CfP: CITIES AND CHANGE: THREE DECADES OF POST-SOCIALIST TRANSITION (1989-2019), Darmstadt, 17-18. May 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Geography, Sociology, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

Call for Papers

 

 

CFP for ACLA 2019. FABULOUS LEVIATHAN: VISIONS OF NEW YORK CITY IN MODERN SPANISH CULTURE, 1900-1975.

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 20, 2019
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Literature, Cultural History / Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) Annual Conference.

March 7-10, 2019, Georgetown University, Washington DC.

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