Public Lecture Series: The City Lived – Unlocking a Multidisciplinary Discourse

Organizer: Chair of Prof. Avermaete
Date: Thursday, 7 October 2021 to Thursday, 25 November 2021 (6 Thursdays in the Fall 2021 Semester) 15:45-16:30
Location: HIL E3 (ETH Zürich, Hönggerberg campus)


The Chair of the History and Theory of Urban Design (Prof. Tom Avermaete) hosts a series of
six methodological lectures during Fall 2021 that explore key theories and concepts in the fields of gender and urban sociology. This lectures series is part of the seminar The City Lived - Unlocking a Multidisciplinary Discourse tutored by Dr. Cathelijne Nuijsink.

Gender Perspectives

  • 07.10.2021. Léa-Catherine Szacka (University of Manchester)
  • 14.10.2021. Mary McLeod (Columbia University)
  • 21.10.2021: Hilde Heynen (KU Leuven)

Urban Sociology Perspectives

  • 11.11.2021: Arnold Reijndorp (Amsterdam University)
  • 18.11.2021 Nitin Bathla (ETH Zurich)
  • 25.11.2021 Ivan Nio (NIO Stedelijk Onderzoek)