Urbanisation, Planning and Development

Seminar Series

These research seminars are a series of expert-led discussions. Unless otherwise noted, they take place on Thursdays, 1pm-2:30pm at 32L.G.24, but are also streamed online. The seminars are open to all. 

Centner UPD Seminar

Lent Term 2021

20 January

Dr Camilla Royle (LSE, Geography) 
‘Is nature good for our mental health? Cultivating wellbeing during the Covid-19 pandemic’

Zoom link available here

3 February

Dr Deen Shariff Sharp (LSE, Geography)
‘The contested futures of Arab climate urbanism’

Zoom link available here

17 February - POSTPONED

Dr Matthew Richmond (LSE, Latin America and Caribbean Centre)
‘Peripheries in motion: Transformation and crisis at Brazil’s urban margins’

3 March

Dr Callum Ward (LSE, Geography)
‘Asset class war: Land and property in the UK's rentier economy'

Zoom link available here

17 March - CANCELLED

Dr Tanja Bastia (University of Manchester, Global Development Institute)
'Left-behind, by whom? Ageing, migration and diverse transnational care practices’

We are sorry to announce that this seminar has been cancelled. 

This series is organised by Dr Ryan Centner. Contact r.o.centner@lse.ac.uk with any questions.