Vol 10 – No 2 – November 2020

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Table of Contents

The Refeudalization of Housing in Texas: A Visual Approach
Michael Buhl

The Cosmic Battle at the Street Corner. Studying A Religious Narrative of Violent Crime in Croydon
Bartholomew Alexander Konechni

Visualising Transnationalism: Photography in Analyses of Migrants’ Belonging
Karolina Nikielska-Sekula

Whitechapel, Dark City: Performative Recuperation of Urban Identity in Gilded Age Chicago’s Whitechapel Club
Paul Bleakley

Impact of Waste Disposal Sites on Property Value in Moscow, Russia
Rosaline Georgevna Agiamoh and Alevtina Nikolaevna Larionova

Globalizing Ghettos and Immigrant Entrepreneurship: How to Survive in a Spatial Ecosystem?
Serhat Güney and Talat Alp

Experiencing de facto Racial Residential Segregation in Urban South Africa:An African Refugee’s Auto-ethnography
Amanuel Isak Tewolde

‘People Have Caste in Their Mind’: Understanding Dalits’ Experiences in a Multi-Caste Neighbourhood in Urban North India
Yaduvendra Pratap Singh

Cycle Rickshaws: The Past Prevails in George Town, Chennai, India
Varsha Gopal

Book Reviews
Nikhil Ananad. 2017. Hydraulic City: Water and the Infrastructures of Citizenship
in Mumbai. Durham and London: Duke University Press
by Gorky Chakraborty

Michael Batty. 2018. Inventing Future Cities. Cambridge: The MIT Press.
by Kevin S.Y. Tan

Michael Ian Borer. 2019. Vegas Brews: Craft Beer
and the Birth of a Local Scene. New York: New York University Press.
by Daina Cheyenne Harvey

Barbara Heer. 2019. Cities of Entanglements. Social Life in Johannesburg
and Maputo Through Ethnographic Comparison. Bielefeld: transcript Verlag.
by Henk Pauw

Italo Pardo and Giuliana B. Prato (eds). 2019. Legitimacy:
Ethnographic and Theoretical Insights. New York: Palgrave Macmillan;
Series: Palgrave Studies in Urban Anthropology.
by Subhadra Mitra Channa

Marco Zumaglini, Lucia Bozzola, Roberto Einaudi (eds) 2018. Modern Rome:
From Napoleon to the Twenty-First Century. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
by Barringer Fifield

Film Reviews
A New Era. Directed by Boris Svartzman. 2019. 71 minutes. Colour.
by Hugo Montero

Diz a ela que me viu chorar (Let it burn). Directed by Maíra Bühler. 2019. 82 minutes. Colour. Produced by Klaxon Cultura.
by Walter Andrade

Nightshift Spitalfields. Directed by Julius-Cezar MacQuarie. 2020. 10 minutes. Colour. Produced by Night workshop.
by Magdalena Crăciun

Parque Oeste. Directed by Fabiana Assis. 2018. 70 minutes. Colour.
by María Florencia Blanco Esmoris

Survivors. Directed by Arthur Pratt. 2018. 84 minutes. Colour. Produced by WeOwn TV.
by Serena Brigidi