« L’Afrique en villes »


‘What Urban Stuff is Made of’ is going offline at the weekend and will be back refreshed in September.

Meanwhile, I recommend a stimulating read in French.  Le Monde currently runs the sommer series « L’Afrique en villes », reports from 16 African cities from Kinshasa to Tanger.

Author: ignazstrebel.net

Ignaz Strebel is an urban geographer and senior scientist at the University of Lausanne. His research is on the social and material practices that make up and transform urban systems. Using ethnography and audio-visual projects, he currently researches building care work, energy infrastructure services and the transformation capacities of prefabricated buildings.