Events & Publications


Urban Visions and Divisions in the 20th century

Tuesday 15 October, Tampere University, Pinni B Building, B3118



11-12 October 2018, Faculty of Social Sciences (History), University of Tampere

Tanja Vahtikari: “Nordic harmonization of World Heritage and the changing heritage regimes“, Session M22 – Historical Interpretation of the Regimes of Urban Heritage, 1750 – EAUH 2018,  29.8 – 1.9.2018, Rome.

Henrik Mattjus: “Producing modern domestic space in the Finnish countryside during 1920s and 1930s.” Experts, Communities and the Negotiation of the Experience of Modernity, 21.9.2017, University of Tampere.

Henrik Mattjus: “Civil Engineering in the Finnish Countryside in 1920s and 1930s – Self-Help and Pluriactivy in the Domestic Spatiality of the Small Farms.” Sislav International Conference: Working in the countryside, 29.9.2017, Milan, Italy.

Marjaana Niemi: Chair, “Modernisaatio ja nostalgiaHistoriantutkimuksen päivät, 19.10.2017, Turku.

Henrik Mattjus: “Pienviljelijäkodin modernisaatio ja kansatieteelliset valokuvat 1920- ja 1930-luvuilla.” Historiantutkimuksen päivät, 19.10.2017, Turku.

Henrik Mattjus: ”Reforming Spatial Practises – Enlightening the Smallholder. Finnish type-plans and guidebooks of the 1920s and 1930s as ’help to self-help’.” 17.8.2017, The Congress of Nordic Historians, Aalborg, Denmark.

Henrik Mattjus: “Modernizing the domestic space of the smallholder home during 1920s and 1930s– Guidebooks and type-plans as the mediators of innovations.” 14.9.2017, Rural History 2017, Leuven, Belgium.

EAUH Helsinki 2016 Reinterpreting Cities, Helsinki, August 24-27 2016. 13th International Conference on Urban History European Association for Urban History

  • Tanja Vahtikari, session organiser: “S22. Educating the Urban Youth in the Twentieth Century”

Finnish Urban Studies Days 2015: “City as a Stage”, University of Tampere, May 11–12 2015.

Tanja Vahtikari: “Managing urban change through historical knowledge: postwar Helsinki”. Urban Knowledge -conference, University of Wolverhampton, 26-27 March 2015.

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