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 John Nolen Research Fund provides assistance to scholars to conduct research in the John Nolen Papers and allied collections in the Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections of the Cornell University Library. Any qualified researcher interested in the history of city and regional planning before 1950 with a project that […]
Announcing SACRPH 2019 in Northern Virginia
Thursday-Sunday, October 31 – November 3, 2019
DoubleTree by Hilton, Washington DC – Crystal City
In 2019, SACRPH will host its biennial conference in Northern Virginia, a region with a wealth of planning history. […]
Thank you to everyone for an outstanding 2017 SACRPH Conference. See you again in 2019!
SACRPH held its 17th National Conference on Planning History in Cleveland, Ohio, on October 26-29, 2017. The Society wishes to thank all involved — from organizers to attendees — for making this event […]
The Society for American City & Regional Planning History (SACRPH) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2017 awards competition. The Society recognized these projects and individuals at the 17th National Conference on Planning History, held in Cleveland, Ohio, on October 26-29, 2017.
Laurence Gerckens Prize for Sustained Excellence in the Teaching of Planning […]
CALL FOR PAPERS: Vernacular Architecture Forum 2018 Annual Meeting, A Shared Heritage: Urban and Rural Experience on the Banks of the Potomac, May 2-5, 2018, in Alexandria, Virginia.
DEADLINE – OCTOBER 30, 2017
The Vernacular Architecture Forum (www.vafweb.org) invites paper proposals for its 37th Annual Conference, A Shared Heritage: Urban and Rural Experience on […]
New faculty positions have been added to the SACRPH website:
Assistant Professor, Art of the Americas, Art History, Rutgers University (11/1/17) Professor and Head, Urban and Regional Planning, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (11/17/17) Assistant or Associate Professor, Urban Studies (Sociology and Anthropology), Baruch College (12/10/17)
Please see the Job Listings page for more […]