Conferences

Themes CITIES THAT TALK

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  • March 10, 2014 - March 13, 2014

We invite proposals that discuss themes and subjects including but not limited to:

  • Insurgencies, the “right to the city”. planning cultures
  • Cities as spaces of commons and “the political”
  • Urban segregation, gentrification, social mixing and the suburbs
  • Identity and heritage politics in urban planning
  • Recognition, diversity and representation
  • Myths, invented traditions and fictitious talk of cities
  • Civic engagement as interactive experience or politicized games
  • Can insurgencies be institutionalized
  • Planners as social entrepreneurs in a post-policy governance setting