Whose Diversity? Race, Space, and Planning with Yasminah Beebeejaun - Shareable

Whose Diversity? Race, Space, and Planning with Yasminah Beebeejaun



Nov 30, 2022 - Nov 30, 2022

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

UTC/GMT -05:00 - America/Atikokan


Yasminah Beebeejaun is Associate Professor of Urban Politics and Planning at the Bartlett School of Planning, University College London.  Her work is concerned with feminist and anti-racist approaches to planning theory and practice. Her articles have been published in many journals including Environment and Planning C, Journal of Planning Education and Research, Planning Theory, Planning Theory and Practice, and Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers. She is co-editor of The Journal of Race, Ethnicity and the City. 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.