(Im)mobility: Dialectics of Movement, Power and Resistance

Read about the (Im)mobility: Dialectics of Movement, Power and Resistance conference. Urban Futures research domain PhD student Jacob Fairless Nicholson co-organised the student-led conference in the Autumn term of 2017, hosted by the LSE PhD academy and funded by the London Arts and Humanities Partnership … More (Im)mobility: Dialectics of Movement, Power and Resistance

Call For Papers: Towards playful urban futures? Animating, experimenting and participating in the city as playground.

Find out more about the call for papers for the ‘RGS-IBG Annual International Conference’ in Cardiff from 28-31 August 2018. … More Call For Papers: Towards playful urban futures? Animating, experimenting and participating in the city as playground.

Film: Habitat and Living in Plural Cities

the city inside out Habitat and Living in Plural Cities Watch this new film produced by the British Academy as part of their Urban Futures series. Abstract: Is our understanding of urban infrastructure changing? Do we need to move beyond discussions about ‘smart cities’ and digital innovation? What pathways exist for the city of the … More Film: Habitat and Living in Plural Cities

A Critical Read of the Ambiguity of Sustainability

Book Review of The Enemies of Progress – The Dangers of Sustainability Austin Williams, Imprint Academic, Copyright 2008, 153 pages   The Enemies of Progress: The Dangers of Sustainability wants to challenge – with a modernist approach – and provoke the reader to think/rethink, and further to recognise that human’s progress is under attack by … More A Critical Read of the Ambiguity of Sustainability