“New York: City in Motion,” the Second Annual Interdisciplinary Conference at the New York Institute of Technology—Manhattan Campus, will draw scholars and museum professionals representing the fields of art, history, literature, sociology, film, architecture, material culture, ethnic studies, and urban studies to NYIT’s Manhattan Campus to share their scholarship and perspectives on the City of New York through a theme that encompasses movement, mobility, and transformation.
Kenneth T. Jackson, noted urban historian from Columbia University, will give the keynote address. Nancy Mowll Mathews, a curator at the Williams College Museum of Art will be the featured speaker.
This one-day conference will take place on Friday, March 10, 8:30-6:30, in the 11th Floor Conference facilities at 16 W. 61st St. Please join this day of stimulating presentations and discussions.
While this event is free, space is limited, and attendees are requested to pre-register by March 3. For general information, a program schedule, and on-line registration, visit the conference website, http://iris.nyit.edu/nycim/.
Send comments and questions to H-Net
Webstaff. H-Net reproduces announcements that have been submitted to us as a
free service to the academic community. If you are interested in an announcement
listed here, please contact the organizers or patrons directly. Though we strive
to provide accurate information, H-Net cannot accept responsibility for the text of
announcements appearing in this service. (Administration)