Photo Credit: J. Marshall Brown, Candidate, Master of Preservation Studies, Tulane School of Architecture. UPDATED JUNE 17 SESAH New Orleans – 2016 Hotel Information Accommodations in the French Quarter: 1) Wyndham New Orleans French Quarter, 10 rooms @ $149 plus tax (four night minimum) plus tax 124 Royal Street, Need to reserve […]
PDF files with abstracts of SESAH papers presented at conferences in Charlotte, Fayetteville, and San Antonio are now available on the archived pages for those annual meetings. Here are the respective links: Chattanooga (2010) Charlotte (2013) Fayetteville (2014) San Antonio (2015)
It is a commonplace of two generations of scholarship about urban history that the center city has declined in the face of unending suburbanization. Andrew Sandoval-Strausz resoundingly contradicts this by arguing that recent changes in urban status call for a new urban history accounting for transnational population shifts and many […]
So many qualities combine to celebrate the work of Richard Longstreth. Beautifully composed pictures taken in 1965 share pages with others taken just a year or so ago. Secondary references encyclopedically chart the rise of movements in diverse fields, and are well balanced by primary research into archives and the […]
It is unusual that SESAH’s Award of Excellence for a Book honor a work on Native American architecture. In fact, it has never been done. This is likely because when such publications have appeared, they lean hard on the archeologically technical or the anthropologically social scientific. Carrie Dilley’s Thatched Roofs […]
Here is the updated, but not quite final, conference schedule for the upcoming annual SESAH meeting in San Antonio which is less than a month away! Any updates will be posted at SESAH.org as well. SESAHSanAntonio2015Schedule
The registration form for our 2015 Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas is now online on the Conference page. There you can also download forms for our Emerging Professional Scholarship and the Graduate Student Travel Grant. Looking forward to seeing you in Texas!
The Call for Papers for the SESAH Annual Meeting has been extended to June 1. See the updated CFP: SESAH_2015_CallforPapersNew
SESAH 2015 Annual Meeting San Antonio, Texas October 14-17 San Antonio is a city with a rich and diverse architectural heritage. Born of a confluence of Native American, Spanish colonial, Mexican, German and Southern cultures, it is a quintessential “melting pot” American city in the heart of Texas. This diversity […]
The Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians seeks nominations for the Best of the South: Preserving Southern Architecture Award. This annual award honors a project that preserves or restores an historic building, or complex of buildings, in an outstanding manner and that demonstrates excellence in research, technique, and documentation. Projects […]
At the 2014 SESAH Annual Meeting in Fayetteville, Arkansas, a team from Mississippi was awarded the Best of the South award for the post-Hurricane Katrina restoration of the Charnley-Norwood house in Ocean Springs, Mississippi. For more information go to the Mississippi Preservation website which has blog entries about the restoration […]
Just a note that the early-bird registration deadline for the 2014 SESAH Annual Meeting in Fayetteville, Arkansas, is coming up on September 29. Make sure to postmark your registration form by that date, and you’re in. The registration form is available for download here…
I just uploaded the latest SESAH Newsletter, Summer 2014 to the Newsletter page…You can find information about this year’s SESAH Annual Meeting in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
The SESAH Newsletter links are now fixed. They were pointing to a non-existing directory for a few days. Eventually we’ll migrate all of the digital newsletters to our ISSUU account.