The Material Body, 1500-1900: A Conference of Archaeologists and Historians (University of Birmingham, UK, 4-5 July 2018)

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July 4, 2018 to July 5, 2018

Article: Greg Castillo, "Counterculture Materialized: Work and the ‘Outlaw Builder'"

Greg Castillo, "Counterculture Materialized: Work and the ‘Outlaw Builder" Room One Thousand #6 (May 2018): 49-81.

Greg Castillo is an Associate Professor of Architecture at the University of California, Berkeley. You can find the article attached to this post.


Article Synopsis

CFP: Health and Materiality


 Histories of Health, Medicine and Trade across Cultures, 1600-2000

7-9 November, 2018

Venue: Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi

Jointly organised by:

Global History and Culture Centre (University of Warwick, UK)


Centre for Historical Studies (Jawaharlal Nehru University, India)


Keynote Speakers: Prof. Pratik Chakrabarty (University of Manchester, UK)

              Prof. David Arnold (University of Warwick, UK)


CfA - Summer School & Research Seminar: “Cities in Flux: Ethnographic and Theoretical Challenges” - Cambridge, UK, 23-29 July 2018

This five-day Summer School and two-day Seminar – organised and hosted by Anglia Ruskin University under the auspices of the International Urban Symposium (IUS) – will bring together social anthropologists, sociologists, urban planners, architects, and human geographers committed to empirically-grounded analysis of cities in order to examine a number of pressing methodological and theoretical questions relating to urban change.



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