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Publishing

We promote and disseminate quality publications by African scholars on urban topics in general, but rooted in our programmes.
  • SueParnell-Book-Promo Susan Parnell

    Susan Parnell discusses ‘Africa’s Urban Revolution’

    An interview with Susan Parnell, Executive Member of the African Centre for Cities and Co-Editor of ‘Africa’s Urban Revolution’, published by Zed Books. Sue discusses informal settlements, the effects of global environmental change & the true economic potential of Africa’s cities.

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    Luxified skies: How vertical urban housing became an elite preserve

    The African Centre for Cities and the School of Architecture, Planning and Geomatics are pleased to co-host a Special Lecture by Prof Stephen Graham entitled ‘Luxified skies: How vertical urban housing became an elite preserve’. Abstract This talk is a call for critical urban research to address the vertical as well as horizontal aspects of social […]