Towards a system and theory of tourists? Sehnsucht and tourism Sehnsuchtsorte. Unpacking tourists? desires and places of longing in Eastern Europe
19th to 20th October 2012
Contact person: Hannah Wadle, Bianca Hoenig
This interdisciplinary workshop explores tourism geographies of Central and Eastern Europe in the 19th and 20th Century and aims to develop Sehnsuchtsorte, tourism places of longing, as a theoretical tool for analysing them.
Organized by: Lehrstuhl fnr OsteuropSische Geschichte, UniversitSt Basel & School of Social Sciences, The Universtity of Manchester
Deadline for abstracts/proposals: 31st May 2012
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