Reframing the Urban: Cities and their global impact

Neil Brenner interviewed by Peter Mares, Up-Close Podcast series, University of Melbourne.

In this interview, Neil Brenner argues that the widespread notion we live in an “urban age” as people move increasingly into cities is fundamentally flawed. He also suggests that “urbanization” be redefined to include the profound impact of city growth on ever more distant hinterlands. Presented by Peter Mares in the Up-Close Podcast series, University of Melbourne.

More info and a full transcript available here.

03/18/2015