News & Press: Calls for Papers

Honoring Kevin Lynch's 100th Birthday

Monday, June 19, 2017  
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Abstracts Due: June 30, 2017

Tridib Banerjee, Gary Hack, and Michael Southworth call for 200 word abstracts for an Autumn 2018 special issue of the Journal of the American Planning Association (JAPA), "Envisioning City Design: The Legacy of Kevin Lynch" for which they will serve as Guest Editors. They hope for abstracts and ultimately papers that are devoted to reflections, research, and practical applications in planning, city design, and related fields, inspired by Lynch's legacy.

Full papers for accepted abstracts will be due November 1, 2017.

Contact the Guest Editors or Sandi Rosenbloom, for additional information.
Sandi Rosenbloom, Editor-in-Chief, JAPA,


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  • extend planning beyond the classroom into the world of practice.