Docomomo International would like to share the call for papers for the Paranoá Journal, Archives and Collections in Architecture and Urbanism, which will be guest edited by Maria Cristina da Silva Leme, Daniela Ortiz dos Santos and Liz Sandoval.
This Thematic Edition welcomes papers that reflect on the expansion of the perception and recognition of the importance of collections and archives for studies in the field of architecture and urbanism. In this call, it is listed relevant and pressing themes to instigate new approaches and changes in the classic representations of collections and the idea of archives, which is a necessary movement to respond to the growing complexity and multiple challenges faced by research and pedagogical approaches with /in collections and archives of interest to Architecture and Urbanism.
The call welcomes works on the following topics that can be addressed individually or in an articulated manner:
- The role of collections in writing the History of Architecture, Urbanism and the city
- Archives and collections as spaces of dispute
- What do we look for in an archive?
- The right to memory and oblivion
- New supports and curatorial practices
Submissions should be made through the Revista Paranoá website.
This call welcomes scientific articles, essays, reviews, interviews and photographic essays.
The deadline for submissions is August 31, 2021.
To know more: here.