To celebrate the ten-year anniversary of the establishment of the African Centre for Cities, we are hosting the ACC International Urban Conference from 1 to 3 February 2018, at the University of Cape Town.
Prof Sophie Oldfield holds the University of Cape Town–University of Basel Professorship in Urban Studies. On 3 October 2017 she gave her inaugural lecture entitled High Stakes, High Hopes: Creating Urban Knowledge Collaboratively at the University of Basel, Switzerland. (more…)
To celebrate the ten-year anniversary of the African Centre for Cities at the University of Cape Town, the International Urban Conference draws together leading urban scholars and practitioners from all corners of Africa and the world. (more…)
A new publication from our Situated UPE Collective was just published in Regional Studies by Mary Lawhon, Jonathan Silver, Henrik Ernstson and Joseph Pierce. It continues our contribution to Urban Political Ecology and Urban Studies. Postcolonial scholars have argued for the provincialization of urban knowledge, but doing so remains an opaque process. This paper argues that explicit […]