Dear all, I am passing on information about an upcoming conference and publications with UCL Press, Taylor&Francis and AMPS.
Participate: SKYPE, PRE-RECORDED, IN-PERSON and/or WRITTEN PAPER
CRITICAL PRACTICE IN AN AGE OF COMPLEXITY
Place: University of Arizona, Tucson
Dates: 22 – 23 February 2018
ABSTRACT DEADLINE: 05 Dec 2017 (Extendable to Dec 15 upon request)
Jane Rendell, Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL
Other keynotes in this series included: Herman Hertzberger, Stephen Hodder, President RIBA, Richard Blyth, Royal Town Planning Institute; Hendrik W van der Kamp, Vice President. European Council of Spatial Planners
The conference will lead to a special issue of the journal articles with Architecture_MPS, and contributions to books with UCL Press and Tyalor&Francis.
The built environment is a complex mix of physical and social questions. Engaging with it requires critique and multiple practices. To this end the conference welcomes specialists from across disciplines: landscape designers, urban designers, planners, architects, human geographers, sociologists, artists and more.
The conference is part of PARADE (Publication & Research in Art, Architectures, Design and Environments). PARADE brings together multiple publishers: Routledge Taylor&Francis, UCL Press, Intellect Books, Libri Publishing, UCL Press, Vernon Press and more.
Publications in this series so far include:
Housing Solutions Through Design. Libri Publishing
From Conflict to Inclusion in Housing. UCL Press
Imaging the City. Intellect Books
Housing the Future. Libri Publishing
Housing Special Issue. Vol. 9. Academic Journal, Architecture_MPS
Digital Futures and the City of Today. Intellect Books
Urban Documents, Design Practices and Social Criticism Through the Lens. Intellect Books
SKYPE, PRE-RECORDED, IN-PERSON and/or WRITTEN PAPER
This event is organized by the University of Arizona, School of Architecture and AMPS.