The Construction History Society of America (CHSA) hosts a Biennial Meeting on even years. CHSA’s 5th Biennial Meeting, held in Austin, Texas in May 2016, follows successful events in Minneapolis (2014), Boston (2012), Philadelphia (2010) and Atlanta (2008). Our biennial meetings draw approximately 200 attendees who are passionate about construction history, and historic architecture and engineering. The next meeting, our sixth, will be held at the University of Maryland from May 24-26, 2018.
The Construction History Society of American announces a Call for Abstracts for the 2018 Biennial Meeting on Construction History, held at the School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation at the University of Maryland, College Park, May 24-26, 2018. We invite researchers and practitioners from all aspects of the history of construction to submit presentation and paper abstracts on subjects relating to the Americas. Abstract submissions are due November 16, 2017. Abstracts selected for presentation will be compiled in a hard-copy catalogue to be distributed at the meeting. Abstracts for presentation imply that the author(s) intent is to present the subject within a 20-minute slideshow at the CHSA Biennial Meeting. For more information, visit the meeting page.