Interdisciplinary Conference "Urban Transformations: Public and Private Practices for Social Change"
Date: March 20-21, 2009
Site: Washington, USA
Deadline: January 15, 2009
Organiser: The Graduate Leadership Council, Kennedy Political Union and Student Government at American University
Topics: Urban Transformations is an interdisciplinary conference intended to bring faculty, students, and all agents of change from around the country into a critical discussion of the state of local, national and international cities. Participants will have the opportunity to present their research on panels with active and engaging audiences.
The conference themes are:
- Gentrification and Urban Renewal;
- Public and Private Governance;
- Language, Sexuality & Citizenship;
- Public Health and Environmental Justice.