Drawing Like a State: Maps, Modernity and Warfare in the Art of Gert Jan Kocken
Guest Lecture: “Jane Jacobs on Cities, Economies, and Morals” by Samuel Zipp

Guest Lecture: “Jane Jacobs on Cities, Economies, and Morals” by Samuel Zipp

This lecture will elaborate on Jane Jacobs and her less well-known visions on economic growth and forms of social and political organization that shape urban life.

Interrupting New York: Slowness and the High Line

Interrupting New York: Slowness and the High Line

Book Chapter
Christoph Lindner
2016

Cities Interrupted: Visual Culture and Urban Space

Cities Interrupted: Visual Culture and Urban Space

Edited Book
Shirley Jordan and Christoph Lindner
2016

Guest Lecture: “Street Art, Dissidence, and Brandalism” by Ana Cristina Mendes

Guest Lecture: “Street Art, Dissidence, and Brandalism” by Ana Cristina Mendes

This lecture will offer a comparative approach to the performative dynamics of celebrity in street art, with reference to Banksy and Alexandre Farto (the Portuguese street artist aka Vhils)

Guest Lecture: “Mud, Media, and the Metropolis” by Shannon Mattern

Guest Lecture: “Mud, Media, and the Metropolis” by Shannon Mattern

This talk – part of a larger project that explores the longue durée, the deep time, of urban mediation – examines the aggregated histories of city-building, mud-molding and mark-making.

Leftover Space, Invisibility, and Everyday Life: Rooftops in Iran
Global Garbage: Urban Imaginaries of Waste, Excess, and Abandonment

Global Garbage: Urban Imaginaries of Waste, Excess, and Abandonment

Edited Book
Christoph Lindner and Miriam Meissner
2016

International Conference: Visualizing the Street

International Conference: Visualizing the Street

For the international conference Visualizing the Street, the ASCA Cities Project invites papers that explore the impact of contemporary practices of image-making on the visual cultures of the street.

Cities and Cultures: Book Series

Cities and Cultures: Book Series

Cities and Cultures is an interdisciplinary book series addressing the interrelations between contemporary cities and the cultures they produce. The series takes a special interest in the impact of globalization on urban space and cultural production, but remains concerned with all forms of cultural expression and transformation associated with contemporary cities.