пятница, 15 марта 2013 г.


Call for Papers

Proposals for paper presentations, poster sessions, workshops, roundtables, or colloquia are invited for the Spaces and Flows: Fourth International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies, to be held 22-23 November 2013 in collaboration with the Centre for Urban Studies at the University of Amsterdam.

We welcome proposals from a variety of disciplines and perspectives and encourage faculty and students to jointly submit proposals or panel discussions/colloquia, addressing spaces and flows through one of the following themes:

* Urban and Extraurban Spaces
* Human Environments and Ecosystemic Effects
* Material and Immaterial Flows

The 2013 conference will also feature the special theme: Spaces and Flows in a Time of Economic and Political Uncertainty.

The deadline for the current round of the call for papers is 18 April 2013. Please visit our website for more information on submitting your proposal, future deadlines, and registering for the conference.

If you are unable to attend the conference in person, virtual registrations include the option to submit a video presentation, and/or submission to the journal for peer review and possible publication, as well as subscriber access to the Spaces and Flows Journal.

Plenary Speakers and Guest Speakers 

Plenary Speakers: Guest Speakers:
Loretta LeesKing's College London, UK* Jan NijmanCentre for Urban Studies, The Netherland
Gordon MacLeodDurham University, UKDavid WilsonUniversity of Illinois, USA

Amsterdam and Spaces & Flows
Now in its fourth year, the Spaces and Flows Conference will be hosted in partnership with the Centre for Urban Studies at the University of Amsterdam. The Centre for Urban Studies is one of 15 designated Research Priority Areas of the University of Amsterdam and brings together urban scholars in sociology, geography, planning, political science, economics, development studies and other disciplines, creating one multidisciplinary program. Under the direction of Prof. dr. Jan Nijman, the Centre supports existing urban research programs and initiates collaborative projects across disciplines.
We hope you will be able to join us in Amsterdam for this important discussion, and we look forward to receiving your proposal! 

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