"Government" Resources

Harvard Mumbai Portal

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Harvard Mumbai Portal

Institution:

Harvard University,

Category:

Syllabi

Locations:

Mumbai,

Harvard’s Mumbai portal explores how increasing concentrations of global flows have exacerbated the inequalities and spatial divisions of social classes in this city. Seminars and workshops cover: temporality and urban form; metropolitan imaginations and the city; conservation; environmentalism; sanitation; and the question of the public’s role in activism, advocacy and governance.

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OIKOS: Affects, Economies, and Politics of House-ing

OIKOS: Affects, Economies, and Politics of House-ing

Institution:

Princeton University,

This seminar explored the house as a key nexus of political-economic and interpersonal/affective realities in flux.

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Participatory Urbanisms

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Participatory Urbanisms

Locations:

New Dehli, São Paulo,

An experimental web-based publication explores the multifarious meanings of "participation" and its conditions of possibility in making art and politics in urban spaces.

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The Politics of Heritage in Africa: Economies, Histories, and Infrastructures

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The Politics of Heritage in Africa: Economies, Histories, and Infrastructures

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Publications

This book--edited by Derek Peterson, Kodzo Gavua, and Ciraj Rassool--shows African heritage to be a mode of political organisation, a means by which the relics of the past are shored up, reconstructed and revalued as commodities, as tradition, as morality or as patrimony.

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Understanding and Improving Cities: Policy/Research Partnerships in the Digital Age

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Understanding and Improving Cities: Policy/Research Partnerships in the Digital Age

Institution:

Harvard University,

Locations:

Boston,

This event brought together civic leaders, scholars, local practitioners, and students to discuss innovative research and policy collaborations in areas of education, public safety, economic development, and public management.

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