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 – […]
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Dr. Andreea Mihalache (email@example.com) […]
At the 2018 SESAH Awards Ceremony held in Manhattan, Kansas, in October, we announced that the recipient of the 2018 Best of the South Preservation Award was the Augusta Symphony for the Miller Theater Rehabilitation project in Augusta, Georgia. Completed in 1940, the Miller Theater is a beautiful Art Moderne-style […]
At the 2018 SESAH Awards Ceremony in Manhattan, Kansas, we announced the recipients of our 2018 Publications Awards, including John North Hopkins at Rice University for The Genesis of Roman Architecture (Yale, 2016); Nathaniel Walker at the College of Charleston for “American Crossroads: General Motors’ Mid-Century Campaign to Promote Modernist Urban Design […]
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, […]
The VAF Ambassadors Awards provide funding for student groups (undergraduate or graduate) from North American institutions, with a faculty sponsor, to attend VAF’s annual conference. We hope through this program to enhance the VAF’s recruitment of students, to diversify the membership and interest in the work of the VAF, to provide […]
by Lydia M. Soo, University of Michigan, at-large member, SESAH Board This year’s SAH in St. Paul, Minnesota, offered a wide-ranging, and almost overwhelming program. The opening evening reception was followed by two paper session days organized into seven tracks, all but one consisting of seven simultaneous sessions, and most sessions […]
Here is an updated schedule (final version, as of October 2) of the SESAH Annual Meeting 2018 in Manhattan, Kansas.
Here is a link to a preliminary schedule [updated 23 August 2018] for the SESAH 2018 Annual Conference in Manhattan, KS (click on the image below).
2018 SESAH Annual Conference, Manhattan, Kansas, October 3-6, 2018 Hotel Information SESAH has reserved room blocks at the following hotels: Holiday Inn Manhattan At The Campus, 1641 Anderson Avenue – across the street from KSU Breakfast available at extra cost at the hotel restaurant Free shuttle service to and from the Manhattan […]
Below is the Call for Papers for the 2018 SESAH Annual Conference in Manhattan, KS. For more information please check the main conference page which will be updated more often than this page.
Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians Best of the South Award 2017 Piedmont Flour Mill, Lynchburg, Virginia Owner: NRM, Associates (Andrew Namrow) 2011 S. Gebe Road, Arlington, VA 22204 Architect: Todd Dykshorn, Richmond, VA General Contractor: QHCI (Larry Cuff) Project Manager: Mitch Namrow Nomination Contact: Mitch Namrow, 1405 […]
Here is a letter to all SESAH members as we look back to Lynchburg and ahead to Kansas (click on the image below to view/print the two-page PDF).
Below please find a PDF of a special edition SESAH newsletter written by Stephen James.
The abstracts for the SESAH 2017 Annual Meeting can be downloaded by clicking the image below. The downloadable PDF is about 0.357mb.
Below is a downloadable PDF listing times, locations, and titles of the 2017 SESAH Annual Conference in Lynchburg, VA. Please keep checking back for updated programs in the next few weeks. Click on the link or on the image to load the PDF. 2017 SESAH Annual Conference Program
Lynchburg Tours Update: for the Saturday tours, please note that Lynchburg city streets are narrow and transportation will be by van rather than by bus. All tours have a 10 person minimum/13 person maximum limit per van. A second van for the local tours is dependent upon the minimum number. […]
Craddock-Terry Shoe Factory SESAH Lynchburg Click here for up-to-date information about the Lynchburg Annual Meeting. In 2017, the Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians will gather in Lynchburg, Virginia, for our annual conference, October 11-14. The conference program of plenaries, papers, and tours is set against a backdrop […]
Anne Spencer House interior Conference Accommodations SESAH Lynchburg offers two lodging options, including the Holiday Inn, our conference headquarters. Prices are quoted below; Lynchburg’s Lodging tax is currently 5.5%, plus $1 per room, per night. Holiday Inn Lynchburg, 601 Main Street Located within walking distance of the conference headquarters, the […]
Centrally located in the state, Lynchburg is within a day’s drive of most major east coast cities. Lynchburg is accessible via several major interstates and highways: I-81, US 29, US 460, and US 501. By Air One airport serves the Lynchburg area. Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH), established in 1931, was originally […]