VIDEO | Whose Freedom? – Danny Dorling, The Spatial Dimension of the Distribution of Property and Resources

Danny Dorling and Gabu Heindl talking about inequality, urban developments and demographic trends.

Danny Dorling is a geographer and currently holds the Halford Mackinder Professorship in Geography at St Peter­­­’s College of the University of Oxford. With a group of colleagues he helped create the website www.worldmapper.org which shows who has most and least in the world. His work concerns issues of housing, health, employment, education, wealth and poverty. His recent books include, co-authored texts The Atlas of the Real World: Mapping the way we live (2008) and Bankrupt Britain: An atlas of social change (2011).

Gabu Heindl is a Vienna-based and internationally active architect, urbanist, theorist and lecturer. Her studio specializes in projects on public space, exhibition design, public buildings, collective housing, and urbanism. Current research focus: radically democratic approaches in architecture and urban planning. Numerous contributions in books and journals. Most recent, co-authored publication: Building Critique. Architecture and its Discontent (2019).

October 10, 2019

In the context of the event series Whose freedom?