Conference Themes and Special Focus
Spaces & Flows: Ninth International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies features research addressing the following annual themes:
- Theme 1: Urban and Extraurban Spaces
- Theme 2: Human Environments and Ecosystemic Effects
- Theme 3: Material and Immaterial Flows
- 2018 Special Focus: Mobilities in the Global North and South – Critical Urban and Global Visions
The Spaces & Flows: Ninth International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies will feature plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.
Department of Geography, Birkbeck, University of London, London, UK
Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
David Wilson is Professor of Geography and Geographic Information Science and African American Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is the author of Cities and Race: the New American Black Ghetto (2007) and Inventing Black-On-Black Violence: Discourse, Space Representation (2005). He is a founding member of the Spaces & Flows Research Network.