Oil Spaces: The Global Petroleumscape in the Rotterdam/The Hague Area

23Mar2018 15:00 - 17:00


Presentation by Prof. Dr. Carola Hein (TU Delft) in the next Entangled Cities session organized by the ASCA Cities Project.

Carola Hein is Chair in the History of Architecture and Urban Planning, Delft University of Technology. She has published widely in the field of architectural, urban and planning history, and her most recent books include The Routledge Planning History Handbook (2017), Uzō Nishiyama: Reflections on Urban, Regional and National Space (2017), and Port Cities: Dynamic Landscapes and Global Networks (2011). For further information about her current research on the transmission of architectural and urban ideas, in relation to port cities and the global architecture of oil, see: www.tudelft.nl/en/staff/c.m.hein/

Prepartory reading for the seminar:
- Hein, Carola. “Between Oil and Water. The Logistical Petroleumscape,” in Neeraj Bhatia and Mary Casper, eds. The Petropolis of Tomorrow. New York: Actar/Architecture at Brown, 2013. 436-447.
- Hein, Carola, and Mohamad Sedighi. "Iran’s Global Petroleumscape: The Role of Oil in Shaping Khuzestan and Tehran." Architectural Theory Review 21.3 (2016): 349-374. https://doi.org/10.1080/13264826.2018.1379110
- Hein, Carola. "Oil Spaces: The Global Petroleumscape in the Rotterdam/The Hague area." The Journal of Urban History (2018): 1-43. https://doi.org/10.1177/0096144217752460
The reading is available via: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/rf62iewro97lfcd/AAABlKbeRej2BXEw3Mw4qtBLa?dl=0

Belle van Zuylenzaal, University Library (UB), Singel 425:

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