The layered cake of neighbourness: the neighbourness so close, so distant, and so diverse…

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 18, 2019 to April 20, 2019
Location: 
Russian Federation
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Social History / Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Urban History / Studies

International conference

April 18-20, 2019, St.Peterburg, Russia

Weaving the History: Mystery of a City, Sof Exhibition Catalogue is Now Available in English!

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Location: 
Turkey
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Local History, Sociology, Urban History / Studies

Koç University Vehbi Koç Ankara Studies Center (VEKAM) would like to announce that Weaving the History: Mystery of a City, Sof exhibition catalouge is now available in English. It can be purchased from Yapı Kredi Book Stores as well as  Pandora, Idefix and D&R on web.

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Second CFP: The Paradigmatic City (IV): Transforming Cities" Conference, Bahçeşehir University, May 8-10, 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 27, 2018 to October 15, 2018
Location: 
Turkey
Subject Fields: 
Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Architecture and Architectural History, Humanities, Social Sciences

Bahçeşehir University (Istanbul, Turkey)  is pleased to announce the international conference "The Paradigmatic City (IV): Transforming Cities", scheduled to take place on May 8-10, 2019.

This is the fourth of the Paradigmatic City Conferences. The previous ones were held in Lisbon (2015), Budapest (2016), and Venice (2017).

Please see the Call for Papers on the conference web site https://bau.edu.tr/paradigmaticcity2019

The deadline has been extended to Oct. 15, 2018.

Berkshire Conference of Women Historians’ Book Prizes: Now Accepting Nominations

Type: 
Prize
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

Now Accepting Nominations for the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians’ Book Prizes

Deadline for Nominations: November 1, 2018

To nominate a book, see: https://berksconference.org/prizes/

 

Description of Prizes

We invite publishers and authors to submit books published in the year 2018 for consideration for the Berkshire Conference Book Prizes.

The Berkshire Conference of Women Historians annually awards two book prizes:

(AAH Conference in Brighton) ART AND GENTRIFICATION IN THE CHANGING NEOLIBERAL URBAN LANDSCAPE

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 4, 2019 to April 6, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Sociology, Urban History / Studies

For the last four decades, art has been integral to the neoliberal governance and policies for new urban planning: to aid social and economic outcomes, to boost the economic environment of post-industrial cities, to energise communities and neighbourhoods and to raise real estate values.

Spaces and Places: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 13, 2019 to April 14, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Environmental History / Studies, Rural History / Studies, Social Sciences, Urban History / Studies

Spaces and Places
An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Saturday 13th April - Sunday 14th April 2019
Bruges, Belgium

Every day we live and we move through spaces that have been created to be significant. We recognize, resonate and—consciously or unconsciously—react to this significance in a variety of different ways and on a number of differing levels.

Who Decides? The History and Future of Monuments in New York City

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
October 9, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Public History, Urban History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9th, 7-9 PM

Martin Segal Theatre
CUNY Graduate Center
365 Fifth Ave. (34th St)

New monuments are coming to NYC. But how will they be selected? The city established a Monuments Commission last fall and announced a $10 million pledge for statues or public art honoring neglected groups, and the same amount for monuments recognizing women. In this panel, historians, art historians, and monument advocates will discuss the current pressures on city agencies to respond to public opinion.

CFP: Leeds IMC 2019 Materialities of lordship in the later Middle Ages (2 sessions)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 25, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Rural History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

Call for paper: Leeds IMC 2019 - Materialities of lordship in the later Middle Ages (2 sessions)

Sponsor: ERC project ‘Lordship and the Rise of States in Western Europe,
1300–1600’ (Ghent University)
Organizers: Erika Graham-Goering and Jim van der Meulen

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.

“Nonviolence and Intercultural Dialogue” International Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 8, 2019 to June 9, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Urban History / Studies, Humanities, Human Rights, Psychology, Sociology

“Nonviolence and Intercultural Dialogue”

International Conference

8-9 June, 2019 – London, UK

organised by London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research

We may never be strong enough to be entirely nonviolent in thought, word and deed, but we must keep nonviolence as our goal and make strong progress towards it” – Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

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