2019 SESAH Conference Keynote Speaker

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Keynote speaker Sarah Williams Goldhagen will present a lecture at the 2019 SESAH conference in Greensboro, South Carolina, tentatively titled “The Next Environmental Revolution.” Sarah Williams Goldhagen writes, lectures, and consults on Human Centered Design for architecture and landscapes, cities and urban design, infrastructure and public art — all the […]

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2019 SESAH Scholarship Recipient Nicholas Serrano

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Questions and Answers for/from the 2019 SESAH Scholarship Recipient Nicholas Serrano (1) How would you describe this year’s SAH Conference and its host city? Was this you first SAH conference? I was fortunate to attend the 72nd annual SAH International Conference held in Providence, R.I., thanks to the generous support of […]

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2019 Publications Awards Call for Nominations

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2019 Publication Awards SESAH invites nominations for the 2019 Publication Awards. The SESAH Awards honor outstanding scholarship about the architecture of the South or by authors who reside in the South (defined as SESAH member states). Three categories of publication are recognized: books, journal articles, and essays published in edited volumes. The Publications Awards also recognize the category of guidebooks […]

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2019 Best of the South Call for Nominations

2019 Best of the South: Preserving Southern Architecture Award The Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians (SESAH) seeks nominations for the Best of the South: Preserving Southern Architecture Award(s). These annual awards honor projects that document, preserve, rehabilitate, restore, or educate the public about a historic property – […]

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SESAH 2019 Call for Papers and Sessions UPDATED

The Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians is now accepting abstracts for the 2019 Annual Conference, to be held in downtown Greenville, SC, October 10–12, and co-hosted by Clemson University School of Architecture. Please submit abstracts to conference co-chairs Dr. Peter Laurence ( and Dr. Andreea Mihalache ( […]

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New Deadline: Seeking Nominations for Arris Editor

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The Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians (SESAH) is seeking nominations for a co-editor or editorial team for volume 30 of its award- winning academic journal, Arris, to be published in 2019. The co-editor and book reviews editor will work with current co-editor Alfred Willis for a one-year appointment, […]

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Graduate Research Fellowship Opportunity

The Graduate Student Research Fellowship is intended to assist a graduate student enrolled in a Masters or PhD program in architectural history or historic preservation or a similar program at a college or university located in the SESAH region. The Fellowship includes an award of $1000 to offset research-related expenses […]

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Future SESAH Conferences

We look forward to our future annual reunions in Manhattan, Kansas (2018), hosted by Kansas State University; Greenville, South Carolina (2019), hosted by Clemson University; and Memphis, Tennessee (2020), hosted by the University of Memphis. All conferences will be in October with exact dates to be determined. Look for more […]

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