1st International Conference on Urban Experience and Design: Ux+Design/2019

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 26, 2019
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Psychology, Research and Methodology, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

1st International Conference on Urban Experience and Design: Ux+Design/2019

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Tufts University

Somerville, Massachusetts, USA

 

In April 2019, Tufts University will host the 1st International Conference on Urban Experience + Design: Ux+Design/2019.

Researchers, scholars, architects, planners, and designers, are all invited to submit proposals for presentation at this landmark event. Tufts University, located just outside Boston, Massachusetts, will host the conference.

The Future of the City

Type: 
Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Humanities, Philosophy, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

The Journal of Philosophical Criticism (JPC) - ISSN 2533-0675 - a double-blind peer review online academic journal, invites submission of papers on the topic: 

The Future of the City

Deadline for submissions: 15 January 2019

The contributions, whose maximum length should be no more than 10,000 words, are accepted in English, Spanish, and French, and have to be submitted via the online journal system at journalpc.org.

Call for Nominations for the 2019 Catherine W. Bishir Prize from the Vernacular Architecture Forum

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
October 12, 2018 to February 1, 2019
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Popular Culture Studies, Urban History / Studies, American History / Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Archaeology

Does your work contribute to the study of vernacular architecture and cultural landscapes?  Have you published a scholarly article on the subject in the last two years?  You may be eligible for the Catherine W. Bishir Prize from the Vernacular Architecture Forum.

 

CFP: "Beyond the Metropolis: Jews and Settler Cities," University of Cape Town, July 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 31, 2019
Location: 
South Africa
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Australian and New Zealand History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, World History / Studies

Beyond the Metropolis: Jews and Settler Cities

 

In a 1930 study sociologist Arthur Ruppin coined the term “Jewish metropolization” to describe the high rates of urbanization by Jews after 1800. He noted that Jews appeared to have a special preference for very large cities: Berlin, Warsaw, Vienna, Budapest, Odessa, London, New York, Chicago, Philadelphia and Buenos Aires, and after the lifting of Jewish settlement restrictions, Moscow and Petrograd/Leningrad.

 

BWRC 2019 Housing Conference Call for Papers

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 26, 2019
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Geography, Public History, Social Sciences, Sociology, Urban History / Studies

 

 

Brooklyn Waterfront Research Center

Spring 2019 Annual Conference: “Housing along the Brooklyn Waterfront”

 

BWRC seeks a candidate to research and write a white paper that will set context for our Spring 2019 Conference, "Housing along the Brooklyn Waterfront: Then and Now" (working title). Although the project intends to create an accessible and comprehensive historical account of housing within the geographic area, proposals are welcome from several disciplinary perspectives.

 

Exploring the Transnational Neighbourhood: Integration, Community, and Co-Habitation

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 24, 2019 to June 26, 2019
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

 

Exploring the Transnational Neighbourhood: Integration, Community, and Co-Habitation

CfPanelists: Hearing/non-hearing, technology and art – session during Media Art History RE:SOUND conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 1, 2018
Location: 
Denmark
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Cultural History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Music and Music History, Urban History / Studies

I am looking for panelists for my session on experiencing hearing and non-hearing in technology and art for 2019 Media Art History RE:SOUND conference, which will be held in Aalborg University (Denmark) on August 20-23, 2019. This session is part of Track 4: Art and Technology: Methodologies, Practices, Histories. More information about the track can be found here.

I propose two paths to explore the hearing/non-hearing theme:

CFP: Panel for 2019 Agricultural History Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 8, 2018
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Public Health, Public Policy, Rural History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

I am looking for participants for a 3-4 person panel that focuses on the relationships of culture and power in agricultural history. Of particular interest is work that emphasizes the interconnectivity of urban and rual environments, illustrating the political tensions among bureaucrats and locals where urban policies are seen taking shape in rural environments. Papers on infrastructure, technology, social concerns, labor, and public health are welcome. Global perspectives are encouraged, and periodization is flexible. Please contact me no later than October 8th!

Reminder: Applications for the 2019 Graduate Workshop on China in the Urban Age close on Monday 8 October

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
January 14, 2019 to January 18, 2019
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

 

Please share this opportunity across your networks

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Call for Applications Environmental Humanities Training School 2018 - Climate Change and Migration Flows

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
October 30, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Humanities, Geography

Call for Applications

Environmental Humanities Training School 2018 on 
"Loss, Damage and Mobility in the context of Climate Change" 

12-14 December 2018
Naples, Italy

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