CFP: Philosophy of the City—Bilbao

Submission deadline: October 13, 2020

Conference date(s):
October 14, 2020 - October 16, 2020

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Conference Venue:

Bilbao, Spain


Philosophy of the City—Bilbao

October 14—16, 2020

Hosts: Universidad de Navarra & The City of Bilbao

Keynotes: Dr. Richard Sennett (London School of Economics), Dr. Paula Cristina Pereira (Universidade do Porto) & Dr. Francisco Colom González, (Institute of Philosophy – Centre for Human and Social Sciences, Spanish National Research Council)

This October, The Philosophy of the City Research Group will meet in the City of Bilbao, Spain. We hope that you can join us. While the call for papers is open to any relevant topic, we encourage submissions that address the areas below.

Philosophy of (and in) Urban Planning

The City in the History of Philosophy

New Governances and Urban Policies

Productive and Sustainable Cities: Technology, Infrastructure, Environment and Urban Mobility

Urban Regeneration, Segregation and Gentrification

Urban Peripheries: Social Institutions, Policies, and Territories

The Social Production of the Habitat and the Urban Commons

Urban Justice and Right to the City:

—   Class, Gender, Race

—   Immigration and Postcolonialism

—   Housing, Education and Social Services

Political Antagonism, Social Movements, Urban Conflict and Urban Resilience

Public Space: Identities, Heterotopias and New Public Spaces

Art and Music in the City

Neighborhood & Domesticity

Urban Tourism Challenges

Big Data and Smart Cities

The City and the Mind

Urban Aesthetics

Submission of Abstracts

Submissions can be in English or Spanish. Send abstract (350 words, prepared for anonymous review) via EasyChair, June 1, 2019. Submissions in Spanish should arrive by April 1. Send questions to Shane Epting, Conference Chair, [email protected]

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