Theme V.4 The Street and the Urban Public Sphere: Diversity, Difference, Inequality

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: 313+314
RC21 Regional and Urban Development (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Sharon ZUKIN, Brooklyn College, USA and Xiangming CHEN, Trinity College, USA
Integrating Demographic and Visual Approaches in the Measurement of Gentrification (Oral Presentation)
Nelson SALDANA, University of Michgan, Ann Arbor, USA

Communal Entrepreneurship in Shanghai Commercial Streets: The Cases of Tianzifang and Minxinglu (Oral Presentation)
Hai YU, Fudan University, China; Xiaohua ZHONG, Tongji University, China

Placing Panethnicity: Performing Arab Space on Sonnenallee (Oral Presentation)
Hilary SILVER, Brown University, USA

Making Places for Identity: Urban Alleyways As Places of Belonging and Displacement (Oral Presentation)
Heide IMAI, Hosei University Tokyo, Japan

Sidewalk Cafes: Formal and Informal Negotiation of Public and Private Space (Oral Presentation)
Albert HUNTER, Northwestern University, USA

Comparing Two “Banglatowns” – Reflections on the Use and Transformation of the Streets in Rome and London (Oral Presentation)
Carlotta FIORETTI, Università degli Studi Roma Tre, Italy; Paola BRIATA, University College London, United Kingdom