9 October 2019

Copenhagen Landscape Lectures

Landscapes of exclusion: The politics of immigration and housing in Copenhagen

Wednesday 23 October 2019 16:00-18:00

Talk, debate, and wine

3 x 20 minute talks • Discussions • Wine reception


Kamille Hjuler Kofod, spokesperson for Almen Modstand, will introduce the so-called ‘Ghetto package’ (parallelsamfundspakke): what it means for our physical and social ‘landscapes’ and how Almen Modstand is resisting gentrification.

Garbi Schmidt, Professor of Intercultural Studies at Roskilde University, will share from her extensive research on immigration trends and the politicization of immigration in Denmark.

Anders Lund Hansen, Visiting Professor at Aarhus University, will share from his in-depth research on Danish housing politics and urban activism responding to ‘neoliberal urbanism’.

Location: IGN, von Langen, Rolighedsvej 23, 1958 Frederiksberg C
Rebecca Leigh Rutt, rlr@ifro.ku.dk
Practicalities: Open to all, limited seating