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The CAVAD Architecture SymposiaContemplating Warehouses and WorshipCall for Papers / Presentations
When: October 19 – 20, 2018Where: California Baptist University, Riverside, CASubmission Deadline: September 1, 2018Notification Due: September 10, 2018Symposium URL: http://cavad.calbaptist.edu/programs/architecture-symposium
Call for Papers / Presentations"Contemplating Warehouses and Worship"
California Baptist University department of Architecture invites presentation and paper proposals for its annual design symposium, "Contemplating Warehouses and Worship" to be held October 26 – 27, 2018 in Riverside, CA. Papers and presentations should seek to address and assess the contemporary situation of church design practice, including but not limited to architectural, theological, missiological, liturgical, and sociological, and community development considerations.
The paper / presentation session topics may include the following, or may be submitted in an open category:
From Church to Warehouse, From Warehouse to ChurchExploring Attractional Church ArchitectureArchitectural Form Responses to Church Outreach ModelsEfficacy of Architectural EvangelismSacredness and Evangelical ArchitectureChurch Architecture in a Secular CultureRole of Patronage in Church ArchitectureArchetypes and AntitypesArchitecture and Great AwakeningsEmerging Evangelical LiturgyEmerging Trajectories in Church Architecture
Proposals are welcomed from both scholars, working professionals, and students.Student engagement is encouraged from undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral levels from a variety of disciplines.Further Submission Details can be found on the symposium website or via the attachment.