CfP: Social Production of Urban Periphery/ High-rise Suburbia

The discussion of segregation and social exclusion in urban and suburban residential areas is a traditional subject in urban studies. These issues, however, may have a different meaning for the urbanization on the fringes, the new residential areas emerging on the edges of the cities. The characteristics of these areas vary in different regions of … More CfP: Social Production of Urban Periphery/ High-rise Suburbia

CFP: Metropolis 2017, London (16.01.2017)

Reminder – Closing date for submission of abstracts: 16 January 2017 Metropolis 2017 Monday, 26 – Thursday, 29 June 2017 Venue: IMLR, University of London, Senate House, Malet Street, WC1E 7HU The DAAD Postgraduate Summer School is an opportunity for postgraduate students of German, both from the UK and abroad, to gather together for several … More CFP: Metropolis 2017, London (16.01.2017)

CfA: PhD Spring School: Urban Activism and Participatory Urban Planning in Central and Eastern Europe

The Ukrainian Researchers Society (http://tdukr.com) and its partners of the TRIPAR research project and the international research network ira.urban (www.ira-urban.de) are delighted to invite young scientists to the PhD Spring School in Vinnytsia (Ukraine), dedicated to research on Urban Activism and Participatory Urban Planning in Central and Eastern Europe! … More CfA: PhD Spring School: Urban Activism and Participatory Urban Planning in Central and Eastern Europe

CfP: International conference, Saint Petersburg, 23-24 June 2017

If the 2000s could be called a creative decade in terms of policy directives, urban development, educative reforms and the hopes placed on culture to transform both the economy and our daily lives, then in the 2010s this enthusiasm seems to be largely stagnating as a result of the global economic crisis and its social and political consequences. … More CfP: International conference, Saint Petersburg, 23-24 June 2017

TACT is now an expert partner organization of the project SiD

The project “Stadt im Dialog” (SiD) is lead by “Culture goes Europe” e.V. (Erfurt) in collaboration with the Center for independent social research (CISR, St.-Petersburg) and supported by German Auswertiges Amt’s program “Kooperation mit der Zivilgesellschaft in Osteuropa/Russland.”.    The focus in the project SiD is put on the DIALOG between stakeholders of the projects … More TACT is now an expert partner organization of the project SiD