What is The Urban? Registers of a World Interior

April 4, 2016, 9:00am | Iowa State University

CEAH-Sponsored Symposium

This symposium opens with a simple yet perplexing question: what is the urban? It brings together a range of internationally renowned scholars in an effort less to provide answers to this question than to frame a problem that has yet to be fully constituted. What language do we need to speak about the urban? What spaces and politics does it produce? Does the urban have a history of its own? …

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