Capital City: Gentrification and the Real Estate State

Keith Brower Brown (University of California, Berkeley) on Samuel Stein’s Capital City: Gentrification and the Real Estate State;
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No Friend But The Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison and Renisa Mawani’s Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire

Sarah Keenan (Birkbeck, University of London) on Behrouz Boochani’s No Friend But The Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison and Renisa Mawani’s Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and...
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Race, Criminal Justice, and Migration Control: Enforcing the Boundaries of Belonging

Ulises Moreno-Tabarez (LSE) on Mary Bosworth, Alpa Parmar and Yolanda Vázquez’s Race, Criminal Justice, and Migration Control: Enforcing the Boundaries of Belonging;
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Why Not Default? The Political Economy of Sovereign Debt

Shaina Potts (UCLA) on Jerome Roos’ Why Not Default? The Political Economy of Sovereign Debt;
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On Site, In Sound: Performance Geographies in América Latina

Nathan Cheung (UCLA) on Kirstie Dorr’s On Site, In Sound: Performance Geographies in América Latina;
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Improvised Lives: Rhythms of Endurance in an Urban South

Faiza Moatasim (University of Southern California) on AbdouMaliq Simone’s Improvised Lives: Rhythms of Endurance in an Urban South;
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Rent and Its Discontents: A Century of Housing Struggle

Mara Ferreri (Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona) on Neil Gray’s Rent and Its Discontents: A Century of Housing Struggle;
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Carving Out the Commons: Tenant Organizing and Housing Cooperatives in Washington, D.C.

Elsa Noterman (University of Wisconsin-Madison) on Amanda Huron’s Carving Out the Commons: Tenant Organizing and Housing Cooperatives in Washington, D.C.;
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Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago’s South Side

Julio Angel Alicea (UCLA) on Eve Ewing’s Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago’s South Side;
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Ecopoetics: Essays in the Field

Eric Magrane (New Mexico State University) on Angela Hume and Gillian Osborne’s Ecopoetics: Essays in the Field;
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