Interdisciplinary Reading Group

23 October 2018, 12:00 - 14:00

Seminar Room, SG1, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road

Reading session
Following papers to be discussed:

Paper 01: Baptista, I., 2018. "Electricity Services always in the making: Informality and the Work of Infrastructure Maintenance and Repair in an African City". Urban Studies:1–16. DOI:

Paper 02: Dodman, D., Leck., H.,Rusca, M., Colenbrander, S., 2017. "African Urbanisation and Urbanism: Implications for risk accumulation and reduction". International journal of disaster risk reduction 26: 7-15. DOI:

Readings will be distributed by email, please contact  Dr Anika Haque:
It is strongly recommended that papers are read in advance of the meetings.

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Part of the Global Energy Nexus in Urban Settlements (GENUS) Research Group Seminar Series
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