Harvard Mumbai Portal
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.
OIKOS: Affects, Economies, and Politics of House-ing
The Politics of Heritage in Africa: Economies, Histories, and Infrastructures
Institution:University of the Witwatersrand,
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.
Understanding and Improving Cities: Policy/Research Partnerships in the Digital Age
Category:Symposia & Lectures
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.