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Young Urbanists call for submissions

Deadline: 1 March 2015

We are pleased to announce the call for submissions for the next Academy Journal – showcase yourself to the Academy’s diverse membership as well as our friends and partners. Submit either or both of the following:

1) 1500-word article on the theme of ‘Risk’ in the urban environment
Maybe you know a place that’s taking risks to improve its urban environment, or taking positive steps to mitigate future problems?

2) Contributions for the Space for Great Places gallery
The journal now features a space to rave about great places. This is your chance to tell us what places you love and why. Send us an image, poem, sketch or a short piece of narrative…see the last issue to get your creative juices flowing.

Details of call for submission – feature length article
Submissions will only be accepted from Young Urbanist members. Please submit a 1500 word article on either a project, idea or concept that you have researched or been involved with that fits within our theme. Please also include a print-quality image (copyright free) to sit alongside the article. The best article will be chosen by our Editor to feature in the printed Journal. Other articles will be featured on the Academy website subject to approval by the Editor. Please send article outlines as soon as possible, or final submissions before the final deadline, to Stephen Gallagher at

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