Information for New Participants

We are looking for expressions of interest (EOIs due by 1st July) from researchers and practitioners across the disciplines to present their work at the 2nd Symposium 2018 Untaming the Urban

If you are interested in presenting your work or would like to nominate a colleague/s working in this area please email with a brief description of focus area and she will send you and/or your colleagues out more information for submitting an abstract.


  • Urban ecologies,
  • Creature structures,
  • Multi-species perspectives, approaches and methods
  • Untaming humans for post-anthropocentric urban futures

We aim to include voices from across the disciplines of science, social science, humanities and creative practice through short presentations and discussion

Key Dates – for new participants
20th July (1st July) – Extended Expression of Interest (we will reply with further details)
1st September – Abstracts Due (for review)
12th-14th December 2018 – Symposium

Contact Viveka Turnbull Hocking –

Please Note –  if you presented at the 1st Untaming the Urban Symposium 2016 see Information for Past Participants