Workshop "Urban Conflicts, Identities and Architecture"

Chaired by

Anthony D. King (Prof. em. of Art History and Sociology, State University of New York, Binghamton, USA)

  • Esref Aksu (International Relations, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand)
    “Towards A Cosmopolitan Identity?: Globalisation, Urbanisation, and Social Transformation”
  • Felicitas Becker (African History, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada)
    “’Floating Populations’ and Ideological Innovation in African Cities”
  • Synnøve Bendixsen (Social Anthropology, Humboldt-University Berlin, Germany/ Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris, France)
    “Islam as a New Urban Identity? Young Muslims in Berlin”
  • Matias Sendoa Echanove (Urban Studies, University of Tokyo, Japan)
    “Master Cities & Defiant Neighborhoods”
  • Bianca Freire-Medeiros (Theory and History of Art and Architecture, Center for Documentation and Research on Brazilian Contemporary History, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
    “Empowerment through Tourism? Notes from a Favela with a View”
  • Jorge Ginieniewicz (Education, University of Toronto, Canada)
    “Migration, Social Capital and Transnationalism”
  • Luise Heidenreich (Social and Cultural Theory, Project Manager, Initiative “A Soul for Europe”, Berlin, Germany)
    “Collective Memory, Identity and Place Making in Reunified Berlin”
  • Lalit Khandare (Social Work and Public Affairs, Indiana University, Indianapolis, USA)
    “People’s Voices in Democratizing Cities: A Case of Mumbai”
  • Sabrina Krank (Urban Planning, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Switzerland)
    “Cultural, Spatial and Socio-Economic Fragmentation in the Indian Megacity Hyderabad”
  • Jacinta Chiamaka Nwaka (History, University of Ibadan, Nigeria)
    “Dynamism of Conflict in Kano: Response to a Threatened Identity”
  • Vladimir Rouvinski (Political Science, Icesi University, Cali, Colombia)
    “A Trouble in the Heavens: Human (In)security, Identity and Fragmentation in Cali, Colombia”
  • Monika Salzbrunn (Sociology and Anthropology, Ecole des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris, France)
    “Translocal Urban Spaces: Negotiating Legitimacy through Festive Events”
  • Thomas Soehl (Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles, USA)
    “Ethnic Difference and Scale: Locating the City”
  • Aleksandra Stupar (Urbanism and Architecture, University of Belgrade, Serbia)
    “Hatching the Ugly Ducklings of Globalization, Megacities between Visions and Illusions”
  • Deniz Yonucu (Anthropology, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA)
    “From Workers to Criminals: Marginalization and Criminalization of the Urban Poor Populations of Istanbul”