Developing Frontiers: Photographies as borderwork in the case of Xian urban village, Guangzhou

Aitken, J. 2016. Developing Frontiers: Photographies as borderwork in the case of Xian urban village, Guangzhou. Visualising Chinese Borders . Manchester Metropolitan University 06 Apr 2016

TitleDeveloping Frontiers: Photographies as borderwork in the case of Xian urban village, Guangzhou
AuthorsAitken, J.
TypeConference paper
Abstract

In this practice based presentation Brake & van Aitken will draw on images and texts made during and in response to a walk in Xian urban village in Guangzhou, China, in 2015. Using Xian as a case study they will initiate a discussion about the way a variety of photographic practices function as border work in relation to China's internal borders and the economic frontiers produced by urban development.

KeywordsGentrification, housing, capital accumulation, Guangzhou, urban village, Chinese urbanism
Year2016
ConferenceVisualising Chinese Borders
JournalAwaiting decision
Web address (URL) of conference proceedingshttps://visualisingchineseborders.wordpress.com/

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