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

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

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

Drawing Like a State: Maps, Modernity and Warfare in the Art of Gert Jan Kocken
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

A Dream Born in the Metropolis: Considerations about the Modern City in Little Nemo in Slumberland
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.

The Changing City as Represented in Comic Books: Chicago as Seen by Chris War