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Anders Rubing is an architect and a Ph.D. candidate at SKOK. His project with the working title (Infra)structures of Security and Resilience at SKOK wishes to unpack how visions of different urban futures are produced by urban security- and resilience-discourses. The project is looking at how urban resilience and security is discussed in national and international conferences and convention and how the discourse between practitioners, academics, and policymakers can be productive of different visions of an urban future. At the project's core is how these urban futures are affecting populations rendered vulnerable, such as migrant groups and gendered and racialized groups.
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This chapter examines textile as a political tool and the architecture that facilitates this tool in protest camps by focusing on the use of textile rather than the form of protest. The author focuses on textile as a geopolitical agent and begins to compile a list of textile qualities as well as their spatial and geopolitical importance. The chapte...
Introduction Green, blue, red, domes, A-frames, collapsed, interlocked and freestanding: images of tents are central to the representation of protests at Tahrir, Zucotti Park, St Paul's and many other contemporary and historical protests. Tents play such a central role in them, because a sustained protest needs bodies, and the bodies need some type...