OPEN CALL - SPRING SCHOOL ‘Borders are for Crossing’
18—25 March, 2019 - Independent School for the City

With great pleasure the Independent School for the City and CANactions School announce the kick off of its first Spring School, themed ‘Borders are for Crossing’!

Post graduate students from all over the world with a background in urban studies such as Architecture, Urban Design and Planning, Architectural History, Sociology, Anthropology, Political and Cultural Studies, Arts and Media, and other related fields are invited to apply.

The Spring School ‘Borders are for Crossing’ is an eight-day program organized by the Independent School for the City and CANactions School, exploring how the intra-European transfer of people, ideas, goods and finances effects spatial, social, economic and political conditions in a western city. Together with an international group of participants and a multidisciplinary team of tutors and lecturers, you will research manifestations of migration and develop stories, strategies and actions for an urban renewal area in the City of Rotterdam: Oud and Nieuw Mathenesse, former workers and harbour areas between Rotterdam and Schiedam.

Organizers: Independent School for the City (NL), CANactions School (UA/NL)

Dates: 18—25 March, 2019

Location: The Independent School for the City (Rotterdam, NL)

Participants: Up to 30 Master-students and graduates from the fields of Architecture, Urban Design and Planning, Architectural History, Sociology, Anthropology, Political and Cultural Studies, Arts and Media, and other related fields. A minimum of 15 participants is required.

Language: English

Fee: € 500,00

Application deadline: 4 February, 2019 (23:59 CET)

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