Deadline for proposals to the SSAC annual conference

The Society for the Study of Architecture in Canada invites you to submit a proposal for a paper to be presented at the annual conference which will take place in Edmonton from May 29 to June 1, 2013. Eight sessions are proposed:

* Cities Transformed: Adaptive Reuse and the Urban Fabric

* Architectures of Renewal: On the “New” First Nation Architecture of Canada

* The Role of Government Programs in the Conservation and Commemoration of the Built Environment

* Churches at the Heart of the Community

* Toward Positive Social Engagement: Can Architecture (Still) Have an Impact?

* Canada’s Master Architect: Arthur Erickson and the Public Realm

* Teaching Architectural or Design History in Canada

* Current Research

Proposals may be in French or English and should include: your paper’s title, which session it relates to, an abstract describing it (maximum 200 words), a description of your audio-visual requirements, and your CV (maximum 1 page).

The deadline for proposals is January 31, 2013. Please send your proposals to both Dorothy Field, 2013 Conference Committee at dorothy.field@gov.ab.ca and Peter Coffman, President, SSAC at peter_coffman@carleton.ca.

Presenters are required to be members in good standing of the SSAC at the time of the conference.

For more information, please visit www.canada-architecture.org/conference.aspx.

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