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IAS/Urban Lab Waste: Urban Imaginaries of Waste, Excess, and Abandonment

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, 02 October 2019

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The IAS and the Urban Lab are delighted to welcome Prof. Christoph Lindner, Dean of The Bartlett, for the launch of the IAS/Urban Lab Waste Public Lecture Series. Respondent: José Torero Cullen (Department of Civil, Environmental, Geomatic & Environmental Engineering). Chaired by Clare Melhuish (Urban Lab) and introduced by Tamar Garb (IAS/History of Art)

This event is free.

Event Information

Open to

All

Availability

Yes

Cost

Free

Organiser

Albert Brenchat

Location

Gustave Tuck LT
Second floor, South Junction, UCL
London
WC1E 6BT
United Kingdom

Bio

Christoph Lindner is Professor of Urban Studies and Dean of The Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment at University College London, where he writes on cities, globalization, and issues of social-spatial inequality. His book publications include The Routledge Companion to Urban Imaginaries(2019), Deconstructing the High Line (2017), Cities Interrupted (2016), Global Garbage (2016), Imagining New York City (2015), Inert Cities(2014), Paris-Amsterdam Underground (2013), and Globalization, Violence, and the Visual Culture of Cities (2010).

Image: Vivan Sundaram, Prospect, 2008, Archival Pigment Print, 104.5 x 59.5 inches, ed 5/10 (detail)

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