Scanlon and Fernandez organise two sessions on alternative housing at RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2014

Kath Scanlon and Melissa Fernandez of LSE London convened two sessions on Alternative Housing at the Royal Geographical Society 2014 Annual International Conference, titled ‘Alternative housing in London (1): visions, values and strategies,’ and ‘Alternative housing in London (2): co-living, co-building and home.’ Papers were given by:

  • Martin Field (University of Northampton)
  • Gloria Dawson (Independent researcher-activist)
  • Mara Ferreri (Queen Mary, University of London)
  • Alex Vasudevan (University of Nottingham)
  • Mel Nowicki (Royal Holloway, University of London)
  • Silvia Sitton (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy)
  • Michaela Benson (Goldsmiths, University of London)
  • Giulia Toscani
  • Melissa Fernández Arrigoitia (London School of Economics and Political Science)
  • Kath Scanlon (London School of Economics and Political Science)

The sessions were chaired by:

  • Leslie Barson (London Community Neighbourhood Co-operative (LCNC))
  • Loretta Lees (University of Leicester)

More information on these sessions can be located here and here.