Cityscapes in History: Creating the Urban Experience

International conference organized by Dr. Katrina Gulliver and Dr. Helena Toth (LMU Research Fellows) Language: English 29.07.2010 – 30.07.2010

In this conference early stage researchers are brought together tracking new basic approaches in the research field of urban history. Separate sections will focus on historical and local questions as well as on topics like “Cities and the Marginalized”, “Imagining the City”, “Cities and Transformation” or “Civic Identity”.

Evening lecture on July 29th at 6 p.m. c.t.: Prof. Dr. Lizabeth Cohen
Thinking about Cities across Disciplines: An American Historian Explores Architecture and Planning to Probe the Urban Built Environment

Lizabeth Cohen is professor for American studies and is currently the head of the history department of Harvard University.

Participation is free. If you are interested in participating please contact us: E-Mail schicken an E-Mail