BOOK LAUNCH- Beyond the Megacity: New dimensions of peripheral urbanization in Latin America

Adriana de La Peña Espinosa New Publication, Uncategorized global South, Latin America

Beyond the Megacity: New Dimensions of Peripheral Urbanization in Latin America, edited by Nadine Reis and Michael Lukas will have an online launch event on Tuesday, June 7th 2022.

IUR researcher, Claudia Fonseca, who collaborated on the book with the article Planetary Urbanization and Maquiladoras in Motul, Yucatán: Unveiling Abstract Space in the Ex-City, is part of the speakers of the event, together with Roger Keil (York University), Teresa Caldeira (University of California, Berkeley), Gustavo Durán (FACSO Ecuador) and João Tonucci (Federal University of Minas Gerais).


  • 9 a.m. (San Francisco)
  • 11 a.m. (Mexico City/Quito)
  • 12 p.m. (Toronto/Santiago de Chile)
  • 6 p.m. (Berlin/Stockholm)

Zoom registration: