EquiCity: On the Origins, Development and Future Prospects of the Urban Commonwealth

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk


n this lecture, Parker explores the struggle for housing and basic income in the Global South, and argues that the re-discovery and re-assertion of the urban commonwealth as a space and vehicle for social justice is the best guarantee our highly urbanized world has to meet the multiple challenges of the climate catastrophe, structural inequality, racism, misogyny and forced migration and displacement in order to generate more equitable, tolerant and sustainable societies.
Period11 Apr 2023
Held atUniversity of Chicago, Great Cities Institute
Degree of RecognitionInternational