A special issue in the journal Urban Studies has just been published, which is a collection of papers that were originally presented at a workshop in 2013 on “Friendship and the convivial city”. This workshop was co-funded by the cluster (previously known as the “FASS Cities Cluster”).
A link to the special issue of Urban Studies may be found here.
To read the full published introduction, Urban friendship networks: Affective negotiations and potentialities of care by Assistant Professor Laavanya Kathiravelu (Dept of Sociology, Nanyang Technology University) and Associate Professor Tim Bunnell (Dept of Geography, National University of Singapore, Head of the GUS Cluster Steering Committee), download here –
Congratulations A/P Bunnell and Dr Kathiravelu!