On The Move!: Working Women and the Struggle for Social Justice

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 7, 2015
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Labor History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Public Policy

The Graduate Program in Women's and Gender History at Sarah Lawrence College presents:

The 18th Annual Conference on Women's History

Friday and Saturday March 4-5th 2016

Free and Open to the Public

Keynote speaker:

Premilla Nadasen

Member of the history faculty at Barnard College and author of

Welfare Warriors: The Welfare Rights Movement in the United States 

CFP: Beats, Counterculture, & Hipsters area, SWPACA (11/1/2015; 2/10-2/13/2016)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 15, 2015
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Social History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

CFP: Beats, Counterculture, & Hipsters area, SWPACA (11/1/2015; 2/10-2/13/2016)

Organizers of the 37th annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference seek paper and panel submissions to its “The Beats, Counterculture, & Hipsters” area.

Publications and Related Events - Mediated City

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
November 1, 2015
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Digital Humanities, Geography, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

The academic journal Architecture_MPS is now published by UCL Press. It also has a publishing agreement with Intellect Books. These three publishers are coming together around the Mediated Cities conference programme.

These conferences will result in journal special issues, online publications and print books. The next conference in the series is:

Digital-Cultural Ecology and the Medium-Sized City

Skype / Virtual Presentations Welcome

 

01-03 April 2016

Bristol, UK

Practices of Gentrification

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 29, 2016 to April 2, 2016
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Geography, Social Sciences, Sociology, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

Call for Papers, AAG, Mar, 29- Apr. 2, 2016, San Francisco, sessions on

 

Practices of Gentrification

 

Herman Hertzberger Keynote

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 1, 2015
Location: 
Spain
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Historic Preservation, Social History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

This is to announce that Herman Hertzberger will be the keynote at the Obsolescence and Renovation conference organised by the University of Seville in conjunction with the academic journal Architecture_MPS. The event deals with the reuse of historic 20 C. private and social housing today.

ABSTRACT deadline: 01st October

Also please note that the journal Architecture_MPS will be published through UCL Press. It will produce its first special issue on housing. Papers will come out of the conference series.

Please pass on the details:

Death by Machine (ACLA 2016) CFP

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 18, 2016
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Modern European History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

The following CFP is for the upcoming ACLA conference to be held at Harvard University: March 17-20, 2016 

Title: DEATH BY MACHINE

 

Announcement for the new book series: Critical Studies in Architecture of the Middle East

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
September 1, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning

Critical Studies in Architecture of the Middle East is devoted to the most recent scholarship concerning historic and contemporary architecture, landscape, and urban design of the Middle East and of regions shaped by diasporic communities more globally. We invite interdisciplinary studies from diverse perspectives that address the visual characteristics of the built environment, ranging from architectural case studies to urban analysis.

CFP: City Writing after Jane Jacobs / NeMLA 2016 (abstract deadline 9/30)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2015
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, Literature, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

This NeMLA panel session invites papers that update the critical conversation surrounding city writing through more self-conscious attention to Jane Jacobs or her urban studies legacy. Since The Death and Life of Great American Cities, Jacobs has become known as one of the preeminent theorists of city planning and urban economics.

CFP - Hard State, Soft City: The Urban Imaginative Field in Singapore

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2015
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

 

CALL FOR PAPERS (DEADLINE: 30 SEPTEMBER 2015)

Hard State, Soft City: The Urban Imaginative Field in Singapore
17-18 March 2016, National University of Singapore

PANEL SEARCH (EAUH '16): Everyday Experiences and Emotions in Transforming Urban Environments, 19th-20th Century

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 31, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Political Science
European Association for Urban History
13th International Conference on Urban History
August 24-27, 2016
Helsinki, Finland
 
Deadline to submit abstracts: October 31, 2015
 
 
 

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