EMA Newsletter: 31 August 2018

31 August 2018

E-BOOKS (OPEN-ACCESS)

Sarah Rutherford and Ceryl Evans, Capability Brown’s Plans Reference Catalogue for Researchers

The open-access e-book by Sarah Rutherford and Ceryl Evans and entitled Capability Brown’s Plans Reference Catalogue for Researchers is available here and under “E-Books (Open-Access)” in “Resources.”

CALLS FOR PAPERS AND SEMINAR PARTICIPATION

Landscapes of Succession (Vernacular Architecture Forum 2019 Annual Meeting)

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Landscapes of Succession (Vernacular Architecture Forum 2019 Annual Meeting)” (due 29 Oct, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

Versions of Londonness

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Versions of Londonness” (due 15 Sept, London, UK) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

Beyond Brown’s Landscapes

The ongoing call for applications for the course entitled “Beyond Brown’s Landscapes” (London, UK) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

EXHIBITIONS

Introducing Mr. Repton

Information on the exhibition entitled “Introducing Mr. Repton” (1 Sept-18 Oct, Harrogate, UK) is available here.

NEWS IN THE FIELD

New Evidence Suggests Alexander Pope Designed Garden at Marble Hill House

A note by the 18th-century English poet Alexander Pope on the back of a translation of Homer’s Odyssey links him to the design of the garden at Marble Hill House in the western suburbs of London.  For more details, click here.

Virtual Reconstruction of 16th-Century Edinburgh

Researchers at the University of St. Andrews have collaborated across the sciences and humanities to reconstruct digitally Edinburgh as it appeared in the mid-16th century.  For more details, click here.

Guarino Guarini’s Cappella della Sindone Set to Re-open in September

Guarino Guarini’s Cappella della Sindone in Turin will re-open on 27 September, after extensive restoration following the 1997 fire.  For more details, click here.

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