Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

15 - 16 April

Challenging Methodologies and Methods

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Date: 15-16 April 2021 Urban studies have witnessed a broad spectrum of methodological practices in critical urban scholarship, including discourse analysis, urban ethnography, case studies, comparisons and mixed methodologies. Alongside the discussion of ‘postcolonising’ urban theory, there is a need to discuss the impact of research as a system of practices that limit methodology (Patel […]

17 - 18 May

Revisiting the Concepts of Critical Urban Studies

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Date: 17-18 May 2021 In the last decade, scholars have questioned whether there is and should be a “cohesive concept of the city” (Scott and Storper 2015) that transcends contextual difference. Scholars such as Thomas Maloutas (2018), Matthias Bernt (2016) and Ananya Roy (2009) have put under scrutiny some of the most widely used concepts […]