Continue reading...“Icons: The making, meaning and undoing of urban icons and iconic cities ”
Pat Troy on the legacy of Tom Uren, who died last week.
Proposals are welcome for the 13th Australasian Urban History/Planning History Conference (UHPH) to be hosted by Griffith University and held on the Gold Coast, Queensland between Sunday 31 January – Wednesday 3 February 2016.
Icons: The making, meaning and undoing of urban icons and iconic cities
The use of icons (projects, places, plans, people and/or practices) to tell stories of urban environments is longstanding.… Continue reading...
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CALL FOR SESSIONS
The 13th International Conference on Urban History ‘Reinterpreting Cities’ will take place in Helsinki from the 24th to the 27th of August 2016.
The call for session proposals is now open until March 1, 2015. Proposals can be submitted on the website https://eauh2016.net/… Continue reading...
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In the summer months David Nichols and Elizabeth Taylor present a one-hour talk program on Melbourne public radio 3RRR, known as The Urbanists. Recent guests have included David Wadelton of the Northcote Hysterical Society, Dr. Ruth Lane of Monash University talking about hard rubbish and ‘geographies of waste’, Assoc.… Continue reading...
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Robert Freestone, “Progress in Australian planning history: Traditions, themes and transformations” Progress in Planning V91, July 2014 pp. 1-29
Abstract:Planning history is a distinctive strain in modern planning scholarship that provides dividends in the broader understanding of planning’s aims, development, impacts, achievements and limitations.…
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The proceedings of the 12th Australasian Urban History/Planning History Conference at Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand (February 2014) are available on-line via the Victoria University Centre for Building Performance Research [CBPR] website
Registrations are now being accepted for the 12th Australasian Urban History/Planning History Conference (UHPH) at Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand, 2–5 February 2014
Conference website: http://www.victoria.ac.nz/fad/research/uhph2014
Keynotes: Kevin Prime (Ngati Hine) and Bill Gammage (AUS)
The Call for Papers for the 12th International Conference on Urban History “Cities in Europe, Cities in the World” is now open. The online submission form can be found at
http://www.eauh2014.fcsh.unl.pt until 15 October 2013. After this deadline, session coordinators will make a selection of accepted proposals and authors will be notified about their decision by 15 December 2013.… Continue reading...
Continue reading...“CFP 12th International Conference on Urban History, Lisbon 2014”
The 12th Australasian Urban History/Planning History Conference (UHPH) will take place in Wellington, New Zealand between February 2 and 5, 2014 hosted by the Victoria University of Wellington School of Architecture
The call for abstracts has been extended until the end of April.… Continue reading...
Continue reading...“Australasian Urban History / Planning History Group Conference, NZ: CFP extended”