Theme IV.3 Creative Activism in Times of Urban Renaissance and Social Exclusion - Space Sensitive Approaches to the Study of Collective Action and Belonging

Tuesday, July 15, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: 311+312
RC21 Regional and Urban Development (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Eva YOUKHANA, University of Bonn, Germany
Tempelhof: A Battle for the Green Heart of Berlin (Oral Presentation)
Dagmar ZADRAZILOVA, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Mobilising Hope: Infrastructural Activism in Post-War Beirut (Oral Presentation)
Jad BAAKLINI, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Contesting Time and Space in Istanbul: Differential Civic Activism in Urban Development (Oral Presentation)
Federico SAVINI, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands; Zeynep ENLIL, Yildiz Technical University of Istanbul, Turkey; Iclal DINCER, Yildiz Technical University of Istanbul, Turkey; Burcu CAN ÇETIN, Yildiz Technical University of Istanbul, Turkey

Creative Disturbances in Urban Space (Oral Presentation)
Melissa BUTCHER, The Open University, United Kingdom

Independent Cultural Centres As Amenities in Urban Regeneration (Oral Presentation)
Sampo RUOPPILA, University of Turku, Finland