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19 Apr
20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor Conference Room
Apr 19, 2017 | 12:30 PM-2:00 PM


Detachment Down South: On Salvage Operations and City-Making

Global Visiting Faculty Lecture with AbdouMaliq Simone

AbdouMaliq Simone is an urbanist with particular interest in emerging forms of collective life across cities of the so-called Global South. He has worked across many different academic, administrative, research, policymaking, advocacy, and organizational contexts. Simone is presently Research Professor at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Visiting Professor of Sociology, Goldsmiths College, University of London and Visiting Professor of Urban Studies at the African Centre for Cities, University of Cape Town.