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CfP: Spaces of death in contemporary urban spaces (RAI2020)

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"Westendorp, M.F." <[log in to unmask]>

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Call for Papers – Royal Anthropological Institute

Anthropology and Geography: Dialogues Past, Present and Future

British Museum/SOAS/RGS, 4-7 June 2020



*Paper Session: Spaces of death in contemporary urban spaces (U06)*Organisers:
Mariske Westendorp (University of Groningen, NL) and Danielle House
(Reading University, UK)


This panel aims to bring together  interdisciplinary approaches to the
study of death in contemporary urban spaces.



Traditionally urban studies has been a focus for geographers and death a
focus for anthropologists, but in recent years research in these areas have
been converging, contributing to a rich field of multidisciplinary and
interdisciplinary death studies (e.g. Arnold et al 2018;  Cannell 2010; Das
2016; Hallam and Hockey 2001; Kong 1999, 2012; Lopez and Gillespie 2015;
Maddrell 2009, 2013, 2016; Maddrell et al 2018; McClymont 2018; Morin 2018;
Tyner 2013; 2019; Venbrux 2018; Venbrux et al 2013).



Drawing on theoretical frameworks and empirical observations, this panel
will explore the insights and questions which arise through
cross-disciplinary dialogue on contemporary spaces and practices associated
with death, disposition and remembrance in complex urban contexts,
advancing a people and space centered approach to the study of death.

Possible themes that could be discussed during the panel are, among others:



·       Urban deathscapes (including diverse, colonial and postcolonial
contexts);

·       Ritual spaces and practices in multicultural societies;

·       Material, immaterial and emotional geographies of human and
non-human bodies, cemeteries, remembrance sites, etc.;

·       Institutionalized spaces of death, e.g., hospitals, hospices and
morgues;

·       The mobility/transport of dead bodies within, to and from urban
environments;

·       Urban topographies of death and remembrance in buildings, monuments
and landscapes.



The panel will be chaired by scholars from the HERA interdisciplinary
research project on death and diversity in Northwest Europe, which includes
scholars from anthropology, geography, international politics, religious
studies, history, planning, transport and landscape architecture.



*Abstract submission*CFP Deadline  8th January 2020. Proposals should
consist of a paper title, a (very) short abstract of <300 characters, and
an abstract of 250 words. All proposals must be made via the online form
that can be found on https://nomadit.co.uk/conference/rai2020#8300. Any
questions please contact [log in to unmask] or [log in to unmask]



Mariske Westendorp
[log in to unmask]
Postdoc researcher, project "Cemeteries and crematoria as public spaces of
belonging in Europe"

www.mariskewestendorp.com

www.cemi-hera.org

http://heranet.info/projects/public-spaces-culture-and-integration-in-europe/cemeteries-and-crematoria-as-public-spaces-of-belonging-in-europe-a-study-of-migrant-and-minority-cultural-inclusion-exclusion-and-integration/

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