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Laetitia Maison-Soulard

Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine (France)
Participates in 1 Session

Laetitia Maison-Soulard is a researcher at the Heritage and Inventory service of Nouvelle-Aquitaine Region (France). After a Ph. D. in history of science, she developed the scientific and technical collections of the Musée des Confluences in Lyon. She is a specialist in industrial heritage and has recently published a book on the aerospace industry : L’industrie aérospatiale en Nouvelle-Aquitaine : Un siècle d’histoire et de Patrimoine (avec Vincent Frigant), Bordeaux : Le Festin, 2020. See also : “La conception de l’usine Dassault de Mérignac dans l’histoire architecturale aéronautique française, de l’entre-deux-guerres à la guerre froide” In Situ Revue des patrimoines 35 (2018) : Online since 12 September 2018.

For my co-author :

Stuart W.  Leslie teaches the history of science, technology, and medicine at Johns Hopkins University.  He is probably best known for his studies of Cold War science in the US and in the developing world, including The Cold War and American Science.  He has also published a number of recent articles on Southern California’s aerospace industry.

“Cold War Suburbs: Thinking the Unthinkable in Style” Southern California Quarterly 102, 1 (2020), 24-56.

 “The Beach Boys: Cold War Science with a California Vibe” in Sandra O’Grady Kaji (ed.)

Laboratory Lifestyles: The Construction of Scientific Fictions (MIT Press, 2019), 131-177.

“’Suburban Warriors’: The Blue-Collar and Blue-Sky Communities of Southern California’s

Aerospace Industry” (with Layne Karafantis) Journal of Planning History 18,1 (February 2019), 3-26.

“Secret Spaces: Southern California’s Aerospace ‘Think Factories” in Mathew Aitchison

(ed.) The Architecture of Industry: Changing Paradigms in Industrial Building and

Planning (Ashgate, 2014): 59-85.

“Aerospaces: Southern California’s Architecture in a Cold War World” History and

Technology 29:4 (December 2013): 331-368.

“Spaces for the Space Age: William Pereira’s Aerospace Modernism” in Peter Westwick

(ed.) Blue-Sky Metropolis: Aerospace and Southern California (University of California

Press, 2012):127-158.

Sessions in which Laetitia Maison-Soulard participates

lunes 29 agosto, 2022

Zona horaria: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Sessions in which Laetitia Maison-Soulard attends

domingo 28 agosto, 2022

Zona horaria: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
5:00 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM | 2 hours

lunes 29 agosto, 2022

Zona horaria: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
5:30 PM
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | 1 hour 30 minutos

Si la vallée du canal de Lachine a été le berceau de l’industrialisation canadienne, la géographie industrielle métropolitaine ne s’y est pas confinée, peu s’en faut, Outre les grandes concentrations d’entreprises des quartiers centraux, elle est constituée des réseaux infrastructuraux, d’une douzaine de centrales hydroélectriques et des ensembles manufacturiers disséminés dans une quinzaine de petites villes aujourd’hui intégrées dans l’aire métropolitaine. La conférence proposera un surv...

Gérard Beaudet

Keynote speaker

miércoles 31 agosto, 2022

Zona horaria: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
3:15 PM
3:15 PM - 5:00 PM | 1 hour 45 minutos

This tour offers an excursion on a privatized deck of Montreal's bateau-mouche; a playful guided tour that takes in some of the city's industrial landmarks from the St. Lawrence River.The tour is priced to cover additional costs; the fee includes access to the bateau-mouche, the tour and a drink.Departure will be on foot from the conference venue; boarding is at 3:45 p.m. at the l...

jueves 1 septiembre, 2022

Zona horaria: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
3:30 PM
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM | 2 hours

The South Central district is a former industrial and working-class neighbourhood with a rich and unique heritage. The visit will allow us to discover, among other things, the Macdonald Tobacco factory and the Raymond candy factory, the old workers' housing typical of the district, and the reuse of old buildings for cultural and community purposes. The activity will start at the Frontenac metro station and will end with a visit to the Écomusée du fier monde. Staff will be avail...

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