The call for papers for the third annual conference of Automotive Historians Australia : Autopia: the car and the modern city, is open. Hosted by Australian Centre for Architectural History, Urban and Cultural Heritage (ACAHUCH) and Melbourne School of Design at University of Melbourne, we invite papers that consider the impact of the automobile on all aspects of urban life. For more details, please download the call for papers below.

Important update:  Paper acceptances will be sent to authors by June 18th; papers are due for refereeing September 3rd; referees comments will be back to authors September 17th; with final papers due October 1st.


Third annual conference of Automotive Historians Australia : Autopia: the car and the modern city

Conveners: Gareth Wilson and Helen Stitt

Place: University of Melbourne, Victoria

Date: 11-12 August 2018

Contact: conference@autohistoriansaustralia.org

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Here is a taste of the action last year!

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