The Masters in Urban Policy and Planning/Masters in Urban Design Programs
&The Social Justice and the City Program at IFI, AUB
are delighted to announce City Debates 2017:
Sous les Pavés la Plage, Itineraries of Social Movements brings over 20 world renown scholars, activists, thinkers and practioners to reflect on the rise of urban-based social movements around the globe and their effects on how we think and do urban politics.
Don’t miss our two inspiring keynotes:
Monday, March 20th @6:00 Ananya Roy – The City as Sanctuary: The Politics of Space and Scale in the Age of Trumpism
Tuesday, March 21st @5:00 Asef Bayat – Urbanity and Insurrection; Cities of the Arab Spring
As well as roundtables with scholars/activists, great panels on March 21st and 22nd.
Full program, speakers’ bios, and posters are attached. For more, please visit our conference website:
and our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/CityDebates/
All lectures are held in the Architecture Lecture Hall, Department of Architecture and Design, AUB.