Effect of the lock-down on my mental health

Effect of the lock-down on my mental health

So some of you may know this and some may not. I live alone in Italy and I've been pursuing my masters here for a little longer that half a year. While every person I know decided to leave the country before things went down with corona, I decided to stay. I'm not saying either [...]

Bangalore – A Worlding City

Bangalore – A Worlding City

Bangalore, also known as Bengaluru is one of the largest cities in India now. Over the past decade it grew to become an employment hub for the country.  A combination of new national economic liberalization policies and the emergence of a strong education system in the city encouraged the development of an information and communications [...]

Urban is not a universal form

Urban is not a universal form

Towards a new epistemology of the urban Neil Brenner and Christian Schmid A Reflection on the consequences that the concepts proposed by the authors may have in the sphere of urban and regional planning. Mariette Llewellyn Vanessa Robin Thesis 2: The urban is a process, not a universal form, settlement type or bounded unit Introduction [...]

Why is Hong Kong in decline?

Why is Hong Kong in decline?

Aspects of urban analysis explicitly approached by the film. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W3FNcF7QBGw The Film The film addresses multiple urban issues ranging from the pros and cons of a non-democratic country to the disaster of a housing market that Hong Kong suffers from. The latter holds higher weightage in terms of aspects of urban analysis because it directly [...]

Master’s in Italy- DSU scholarship

Master’s in Italy- DSU scholarship

This is the final post of my Master's in Italy series. I repeatedly got reminders for this post and I'm sorry it took so long. 😬 DSU or DIRITTO ALLO STUDIO UNIVERSITARIO is a scholarship offered to students in Italian public universities based on their financial status. The best part is, everyone eligible gets it. [...]