The Urban Ethnography Lab would like to welcome you to our blog.

The posts in this blog are meant to introduce you to who we are and to our main objectives as a group of graduate students and faculty collaborating between the Georg Simmel Centre for Metropolitan Studies in Berlin and the Ethnography Lab at the University of Toronto. This collaboration has forged a new lab called the Urban Ethnography Lab.

We will update the posts as new projects and activities arise.

Posted by:Carolin Genz

Carolin Genz is currently Research Fellow and Lecturer at the Department for Cultural and Social Geography at the Humboldt-University and Research Associate in the Collaborative Research Centre 1265 "Re-Figuration of Spaces" in the project area "Knowledge of Space" at Technische Universtität Berlin. As an urban anthropologist in the intersecting fields of social anthropology, human geography, and urban studies, she constantly develops ethnographic methods to capture the socio-spatial constitution of urban practices. Her research focuses on spatial practices of resistance, housing, and gender.

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