Open Science Research Excellence

ICCAHHH 2021 : International Conference on Cultural Architecture, History, Humanities and Hermeneutics

Rome, Italy
January 18 - 19, 2021

Call for Papers

ICCAHHH 2021 : International Conference on Cultural Architecture, History, Humanities and Hermeneutics is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Cultural Architecture, History, Humanities and Hermeneutics. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Cultural architecture
  • Architecture, history and culture
  • Architecture, culture and space
  • Role of culture in sustainable architecture
  • Architectural history, humanities and hermeneutics
  • Eco-cultural logic of sustainable architecture
  • Islam, human mobility and hybrid architecture
  • Geometry, spirituality, and symbolism
  • Space, place and imagination
  • Cartography and urban design
  • Architectural hermeneutics
  • Practical hermeneutics
  • Space and place concepts analysis
  • Hermeneutics as architectural discourse
  • Interpretation in architecture and philosophy
  • Interpretive trustworthiness
  • Natural symbols
  • Architectural archetypes
  • Post-modernism and deconstruction
  • Fictional spaces
  • Imagery places
  • Utopia and dystopia remembered
  • Rhetoric, metaphors and architecture
  • Interior and literature
  • Space and emotion
  • Textual spaces / spatial texts
  • The language of built space
  • Mapping the city
  • Icons and meaning
  • Form, representation, and poetry
  • Pacing and tension: the structures of literary texts (literary architecture)
  • The interrelations between literary characters and real/imaginary architectural structures and spaces
  • Sound and smell
  • Writing cityscapes
  • Human embodiment (architecture, gender, body) and literary studies
  • Visual cultures
  • Writing the architect
  • Writers that build
  • Slums and urban landscapes
  • Reading architecture
  • Spaces of remembering and forgetting
  • Urban spaces and the politics of memory
  • The literature of ruins and ruination
  • Monuments, memorials, and collective memory
  • Palimpsests: space, time, narrative
  • Texture, textuality, and architectonics
  • The spaces of the archive
  • Walking: narrative, memory, embodiment
  • Travel writing, literary places/spaces, and time
  • Spatial, urban and architectural theory
  • Literature and architectural discourse
  • Inter-arts dialogues and poetics-policies of space
  • Built environments in literature and in the visual arts
  • Ecocriticism
  • Architectural culture
  • Architectural humanities
  • Architectural hermeneutics
  • Regionalism
  • Gothic architecture and literature
  • Haunted spaces and the modern unheimlich
  • Theories of the everyday life
  • Literary and architectural (post)modernisms
  • Non-places and the cultures of modernity
  • Narrating colonial and postcolonial spaces/structures;
  • Dwelling and modernism
  • Cultural- and psychogeography