1. The transdisciplinarity of urban experience
Iain Borden (UCL Bartlett School) led a workshop on the urban experience as a fundamentally transdisciplinary concept. With Mari Paz Balibrea (Birkbeck).
2. Researching screen media and global cities
Johan Andersson (King’s College London) led a workshop building on his co-edited 2016 book Global Cinematic Cities. With Lawrence Webb (Sussex).
3. Urban spaces and scalar traces
Clancy Wilmott (University of Manchester) led a workshop exploring concepts of scale, situatedness, and global-local encounters. With Scott Rodgers (Birkbeck).
4. Mapping urban media infrastructures
Shannon Mattern (The New School) and Rebecca Ross (Central Saint Martins) led a workshop on exploring, excavating, observing, testing, and notating urban media infrastructures. With Scott Rodgers (Birkbeck).
5. Urban cultural studies: getting oriented, getting published
Ben Fraser (University of Arizona) led a workshop on how students can make their work publishable in the emergent field of urban cultural studies. With Mari Paz Balibrea (Birkbeck).
About the workshop series
Read more about the aims and objectives of the City Maps workshop series.