EMA Newsletter: 26 May 2017

26 May 2017

CALLS FOR PAPERS

European Architectural History Network 2018 Meeting

The call for papers for the European Architectural History Network 2018 Meeting (due 30 Sept, Tallinn, Estonia) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

The Jewish Country House

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The Jewish Country House” (due 12 Jun, Oxford, UK) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

CONFERENCES

Decoding the Domestic Interior in British Portraits

Information on the conference entitled “Decoding the Domestic Interior in British Portraits” (28 Jun, London, UK) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

Reportage and Representation:  Viewing History in Eighteenth-Century Europe

Information on the conference entitled “Reportage and Representation:  Viewing History in Eighteenth-Century Europe” (28 May, Los Angeles, California, USA) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

EXHIBITIONS

The British Castle – A Symbol in Stone

Information on the exhibition entitled “The British Castle – A Symbol in Stone” (7 April-6 August, New Haven, Connecticut, USA) is available here.

NEWS IN THE FIELD

New Online Project Reconstructs Sounds of 17th-Century New York City

“Calling Thunder,” a new online project, reconstructs the sounds of natural life on 17th-century Manhattan. For more details, click here.

Photographs of 18th-Century Polish Synagogue Discovered

Rare photographs from around World War I have been discovered of an eighteenth-century wooden synagogue in Poland that has since burned down.  For more details, click here.

Home of Sir John Vanbrugh For Sale

Vanbrugh Castle, the home of Sir John Vanbrugh in Greenwich, England, is now for sale.  For more details and photos, click here.

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