International Conference: “The Place of Memory and the Memory of Place”

Country: United Kingdom

City: Online

Abstr. due: 10.04.2021

Dates: 19.06.21 — 20.06.21

Area Of Sciences: History and archeology;

Organizing comittee e-mail: memory@lcir.co.uk

Organizers: London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research

 

“The Place of Memory and the Memory of Place” International Conference aims to spark new conversations across the field of memory and place studies. Papers are invited on topics related, but not limited, to:

  •  monuments and sites of trauma
  •  childhood homes
  •  city space and sightseeing
  •  burial places (graves, cementaries, necropoleis)
  •  ruins and forgotten places
  •  heterotopias and heterochronies
  •  toponymy and topoanalysis
  •  cartography and mapmaking

The conference will bring together scholars from different fields including philosophy, psychology, sociology, anthropology, history, literature, linguistics, architecture, geography and others.

Conference Web-Site: https://www.lcir.co.uk/