On November 2, 2019, at the SACRPH 2019 Reception and Awards Ceremony, the winners of SACRPH’s biennial awards competition were announced for works produced between August 1, 2017, and July 31, 2019.
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Princeton-Mellon Initiative in Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities: Call for Fellows, 2020-21
The Princeton-Mellon Initiative in Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities is an interdisciplinary program supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation that combines the efforts of a diverse group of faculty, programs, and schools to develop a dynamic understanding of urban issues past, present, […]
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Department of Urban Studies and Planning (DUSP) and the History Section of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (SHASS) have shared a faculty position in the area of urban history for more than a half century. We jointly seek to appoint a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor in […]
The Nominating Committee of the Society for American City and Regional Planning History invites nominations and self-nominations to the SACRPH Board and to the position of President. Please visit our SACRPH About page for the current leadership.
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SACRPH is soliciting applications from qualified individuals for book review editor of the refereed Journal of Planning History (JPH).
The book review editor of the JPH will manage all aspects of the book review section for the four annual issues of JPH, […]
SACRPH announces its 2019 awards competition, including prizes for the best book, dissertation, and articles in North American city and regional planning. The Laurence Gerckens Prize is awarded to an outstanding teacher-scholar in the field. Nominations for these awards are due August 1. Please see the awards page for further details.
SACRPH 2019 Northern Virginia invites scholars and practitioners from a wide variety of fields to present on all aspects of urban, regional, and community planning history, worldwide. Particularly welcome for our 2019 conference in Arlington, Virginia, are complete sessions, papers, roundtables, and poster sessions addressing selected themes in the past, including:
Comparative and global […]
The Vernacular Architecture Forum is meeting in Philadelphia from May 29 to June 1, 2019. Please see their Call for Papers for more information. The deadline is October 29, 2018.
The Society for American City and Regional Planning History (SACRPH) was founded in 1986.
The organization promotes scholarship on the planning of cities and metropolitan regions over time,
and bridges the gap between the study of cities and the practice of urban planning.