Housing and Homelessness in Post-Olympics East London

This event has finished Took place on: Wednesday, 30th Oct 2019

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Join us in the Library to hear Professor Paul Watt present a talk on post-Olympics East London with a focus on housing and homelessness.

Paul Watt is Professor of Urban Studies in the Department of Geography, Birkbeck, University of London. He has published widely on social housing, urban regeneration, homelessness, the London housing crisis, gentrification, suburbanization, and the Olympic Games.

He is co-author with Tim Butler of Understanding Social Inequality (Sage, 2007), co-editor with Peer Smets of Mobilities and Neighbourhood Belonging in Cities and Suburbs (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), co-editor with Phil Cohen of London 2012 and the Post-Olympics City: A Hollow Legacy? (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017), and co-editor with Peer Smets of Social Housing and Urban Renewal: A Cross-National Perspective (Emerald, 2017). His monograph on social housing and regeneration will be published next year by Policy Press - Estate Regeneration and its Discontents: Public Housing, Place and Inequality in London.

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2019-10-30 2019-10-30 Europe/London Housing and Homelessness in Post-Olympics East London Professor Paul Watt presents a talk on post-Olympics East London with a focus on housing and homelessness. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2019/10/30/housing-and-homelessness-in-post-olympics-east-london-215513 Bishopsgate Institute,230 Bishopsgate, London, London,

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