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. [...]

No!

No!

“No” is a complete sentence, right? I experienced something yesterday that is probably going to leave me shook for the next couple of months. Occasionally, I leave reviews on restaurants from which I bag a few invites to brunches and meals. This was one such event. I sip on my drink and casually walk around [...]