Annual Meeting of ISLPMC

Call for Papers

The International Society of Landscape, Place and Material Culture (ISLPMC) will hold its 55th annual conference in Manchester, New Hampshire, from Thursday, October 3 through Saturday, October 5, 2024.

The 2024 Conference theme is “A Mosaic of Cultures: Landscapes of Migration and Identity.”

Manchester in the fall Manchester in the fall

The conference committee is currently soliciting proposals for papers, special sessions, and panel discussions relating to the conference theme. However, papers on all topics of interest to the Society relating to the history, cultural anthropology, architectural history, archaeology, and cultural and historical geography of material culture, cultural landscapes, and place are welcome. Note: Only papers submitted by ISLPMC members and registered participants will be accepted for the program.

Presentations will be limited to 20 minutes. All presentation equipment will be provided. Abstracts must be no longer than 300 words. Please include the title, name of author(s), affiliation(s), and email and phone contact information. Electronic submission in Microsoft Word is preferred. The paper session will be on Friday, October 4, 2024.

Abstract submissions are due by Friday, September 13, 2024. Abstracts may be submitted electronically to:

Scott Roper
Vermont State University - Castleton
Department of Social Sciences