The Historic Environment Knowledge Network, Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) invites submissions for a conference intensive on the theme of "Using Applied Social Science Methodologies to Conserve the Historic Environment: Can Evidence Change Practice?"
This day-long conference intensive at the Environmental Design Research Association’s annual conference (EDRA47) will address the question of how critical heritage studies theory can and should change the practice of the conservation of the historic environment (built heritage and cultural landscapes). The conference will be held on May 18, 2016 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Interested participants should submit a 350-500 word abstract by September 28, 2015. Submission of a full paper is not required in order to present your work. Accepted presenters will be invited to submit a full paper; selected papers will then be published in an edited volume.