Planetary Gentrification: Impacts and Futures with Loretta Lees
DATE / TIME
Oct 19, 2022 - Oct 19, 2022
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
UTC/GMT -05:00 - America/Resolute
What is planetary gentrification (process)? Where in the world has it occurred (geography, spatiality)? When did it occur (temporality)? What have the impacts been (displacement)? And critically what might it’s future be like? These are all questions posed and discussed in Professor Lees’s wide ranging presentation. Register for this free event here.
This lecture is part of Cities@Tufts' Fall 2022 Colloquium series. Cities@Tufts is an ongoing cross-disciplinary academic initiative that recognizes Tufts as a leader in urban studies, planning and sustainability. This lecture series, hosted by professor Julian Agyeman, explores equity and diversity in urban planning and design and is made possible with support from The Kresge Foundation, Barr Foundation, Shift Foundation, and Shareable Donors. Lectures are scheduled on Wednesdays from 12-1 pm (EST) in the Spring and Fall semesters and feature a 30-min presentation and 30-min discussion. In order to increase the accessibility of this content, Shareable produces a human-corrected transcript, audio podcast, and video from each presentation in addition to making it possible for anyone to join the sessions live—at no cost.