As part of our skill-building approach, we integrate into our workshop and provide material and tools for urban ethnographic research. For a little exercise to start with the method approach of “mapping”, the participants had to REmap their morning trip – with a very creative and deep thinking outcome.
Posted by:Dr. Carolin Genz
Dr. Carolin Genz is currently a Postdoctoral 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 theory and practices of resistance, housing, and gender.