The architectural images of Trump, Thatcher, Obama.... new publication from Routledge and UCL Press

Type: 
Journal
Date: 
April 10, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Urban Design and Planning, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Urban History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies

Following on from the publication of Reification and Representation: Architecture in the Politico-Media-Complex Dr Graham Cairns is guest editing a special issue of the journal Architecture_MPS on the relationship between architecture, urban planning, social policy politocal image making.

 

Bread and Water: Access, Belonging, and Environmental Justice in the City

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 1, 2019
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Humanities, Social Sciences, Urban History / Studies, Public Policy

Carnegie Mellon University's Department of History, with the generous support of the A.W. Mellon Foundation, will host a Sawyer Seminar, "Bread and Water: Access, Belonging, and Environmental Justice in the City," during the academic year 2019-20.

Call for Papers: Spectrum: A Journal on Black Men

Type: 
Call for Papers
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Sexuality Studies, Urban History / Studies

Spectrum: A Journal on Black Men, a peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary research journal published by Indiana University Press, seeks submissions of original, previously unpub

Upgrading the Quality of Life in Urban Environments across the Muslim World

Type: 
Event
Date: 
November 22, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

The Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations and the Aga Khan Trust for Culture are organising the event Upgrading the Quality of Life in Urban Environments across the Muslim World by Dr Mohammad al-Asad on Thursday 22 November 2018. 

 

CFP: REBEL STREETS: URBAN SPACE, ART, AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS, 28-29 May 2019, University of Tours-France.

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 28, 2019 to May 29, 2019
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Geography, Philosophy, Social Sciences, Urban History / Studies

 

 

               REBEL STREETS: URBAN SPACE, ART, AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS

CFP NUART JOURNAL ISSUE II: ELOQUENT VANDALS

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 7, 2019
Location: 
Norway
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

Following the successful international launch of Nuart Journal, we are now calling for submissions for Issue II. 

We welcome submissions from a broad range of authors including cultural heritage workers, historians, critics, cultural and human geographers, political theorists, anthropologists, ethnographers, sociologists, psychologists, criminologists, curators, artists, writers, taggers, anarchists, and out and out vandals.

Footprint #25 - The Human, Conditioned

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
October 26, 2018 to January 15, 2019
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

For centuries, Man has been at the crux of fundamental concepts of architecture. While the term Man, and the Humanist tradition that followed from it, have been challenged in feminist, queer (see Footprint 21: Trans-Bodies/Queering Spaces), poststructuralist, and postcolonial critique, which questioned its nature, or even pondered if we are actually human, the debates have hardly escaped anthropocentrism.  

International Conference on Urban Studies "Realities, Alternatives and Possibilities"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 11, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Sociology, Local History, Government and Public Service
International Conference on Urban Studies

"Realities, Alternatives and Possibilities"

11 May, 2019 – London, UK

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Call for Panels: RC21 Urban Conference at Delhi

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 31, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Environmental History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

RC21 Conference @Delhi

September 18th – 21st , 2019

In and Beyond the City:

Emerging Ontologies, Persistent Challenges and Hopeful Futures

 

Call for Panels  (Deadline October 31, 2018)

Across the globe, cities surpass their own contours.

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