Launch new SPOOL issue: Park Politics | 30 January 2019


The Institute of Landscape Architecture at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences BOKU/Vienna is pleased to invite you to the launch of the new issue of the journal SPOOL: Park Politics.

The issue Park Politics puts politics up for discussion and raises relevant questions for the profession of landscape architecture. The issue combines a selection of substantial papers presented at the conference Park Politics in Vienna in June 2018. The launch within the presentation of student projects illustrates the political dimension of landscape architecture.


14:00   Welcome address Vice Rector Gerhard Mannsberger and Lilli Lička

14:10   Presentation of SPOOL: Saskia de Wit

14:20   Naama Meishar, Israel: How Politics Get Into Parks / brief introduction to SPOOL special issue Park Politics

14:30   Introduction to the issue: Ulrike Krippner, Roland Tusch, Lilli Lička

14:50   Presentation and reflection of student's projects / Poster session of students projects / Tombola of SPOOL and other journals

Drinks at the spot / Party nearby / Free entrance


University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, BOKU/Vienna

Franz Schwackhöfer Haus, Aula

Peter Jordan Straße 82, 1190 Vienna