Author Archives: Steven E. Harris

Transformations of the Urban: Global Perspectives on the History of Industrial Cities

The conference, “Transformations of the Urban: Global Perspectives on the History of Industrial Cities,” will be held April 18-20, 2018 at the German Historical Institute, Moscow (Voroncovskaya str. 8/7). The conference’s keynote speaker will be Lewis Siegelbaum (Michigan State University). … Continue reading

Christina Crawford wins Emerging Scholar Prize

Christina Crawford (Emory University) recently won the Emerging Scholar Prize from the Society of Historians of East European, Eurasian, and Russian Art and Architecture (SHERA) for her essay, “From Tractors to Territory: Socialist Urbanization through Standardization.” Crawford’s essay is included in … Continue reading

Airport Culture(s): Interdisciplinary Conference, London, April 28-29, 2016

See the program for this upcoming conference to be held at the Institute of Modern Languages Research, University of London, here and follow the twitter feeds @airportculture and @citiesatSAS. See also the Cities project at the School of Advanced Study, University of London. In the … Continue reading