Cityscapes Magazine

CityScapes is a 144 page biannual print publication. It is neither an academic journal nor a literary periodical. The magazine is a hybrid of forms, simultaneously invested in scholarly discourse around contemporary urbanism in Africa and the global south, as much as individual everyday experiences and activities of the multitude of actors that are actively […]

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  • Tau Tavengwa, Edgar Pieterse, Sean O' Toole

    Cityscapes #7: Futurity

    The seventh and latest edition of Cityscapes is framed around the rubric of “futurity”. What will tomorrow be like? It will be more urbanised. It will also, agree various contributors, bear the imprimatur of China. “Whatever the case, China has, for now, become a far more prominent actor than others in the future-making of Africa,” […]