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Call For Papers: DESIGNING PLACES

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Dear all, consider the call for papers for an urban design conference held in Nottingham, UK! 

Keynote Speakers:

Amanda Reynolds, Chair of the Urban Design Group Ali Madanipour, Professor of Urban Design, Newcastle University

Themes:

Theoretical definitions and the conceptual components of place Methodological studies that suggest a form of analysis or pedagogy Case studies that examine the specificities of place

Contributions will be organised in thematic sessions. Selected texts will be published in an accompanying book.

 

Submissions:

Proposals should relate to the themes outlined above. Abstracts should not be longer than 400 words, and sent by e-mail as Word (doc) or Adobe Acrobat (pdf) files to katharina.borsi@nottingham.ac.uk by 30th September 2011. Abstract proposals will be reviewed by the conference advisory board.

Registration Fee: £ 250

Time Schedule:

1st August 2011 Call for Papers issued

30th September 2011 Abstracts due

7th October 2011 Notification of acceptance

7th October 2011  Registration opens

31st January 2012 Full paper due

5th-6th April 2012 Conference

 

The registration form and further information will be available here in October 2011.