Place-making: Discourses, Practices and Trajectories

Type: Paper
Sponsor Groups: Landscape Specialty Group, Cultural Geography Specialty Group, Qualitative Research Specialty Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/5/2019
Start / End Time: 5:00 PM / 6:40 PM (MDT)
Room: 8222, Park Tower Suites, Marriott, Lobby Level
Organizers: Hélène DUCROS
Chairs: Hélène DUCROS


Papers in this session delve into the ways in which place gets made, appropriated, or branded, the actors and power dynamics involved in these processes, and the impact on communities and their access to various spaces.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Brady Collins*, Cal Poly Pomona, When Empowerment Marginalizes: Place Branding and the Politics of Neighborhood Organizations 20 5:00 PM
Presenter Troy Glover*, University of Waterloo, Activism and the Animation of Public Space: Celebration of Skateboard Arts and Culture (CITE) at the Bentway 20 5:20 PM
Presenter Merryl Goldberg*, California State University At San Marcos, Bennett Cherry, California State University at San Marcos, Rajnandini Pillai, California State University at San Marcos, Ivonne Chand, MUSE Research, ART=OPPORTUNITY: A City-Wide Research Based Arts Initiative to Advance Economic Development 20 5:40 PM
Presenter Liv Raddatz*, Bryn Mawr College, Growing Together in Urban Gardens: Intercultural Gardening Initiatives in Hamburg and Philadelphia 20 6:00 PM

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