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Andrea Mubi Brighenti teaches “Social Theory” and “Space & Culture” at the Department of Sociology,  University of Trento, Italy. Research topics focus on space, power and society.

He has published, as Author, The Ambiguous Multiplicities: Materials, episteme and politics of some cluttered social formations (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), Visibility in Social Theory and Social Research (Palgrave Macmillan, 2010) and Territori migranti [Migrant Territories. Space and Control of Global Mobility] (ombre corte, 2009); in preparation (with Mattias Kärrholm) Animated Lands. Studies in Territoriology (University of Nebraska Press).

As Editor, Urban Interstices. The Aesthetics and Politics of Spatial In-betweens (Ashgate, 2013), (with Ricardo Campos and Luciano Spinelli) Uma Cidade de Imagens (Mundos Sociais, 2012), The Wall and the City (professionaldreamers, 2009); (with Mattias Kärrholm) Urban Walls. Political and Cultural Meanings of Vertical Structures and Surfaces.(Routledge, 2019)

Besides various contributions to edited volumes, his articles have appeared in international peer-reviewed journals including Theory, Culture & Society, Critical Inquiry, Space and Culture, Urban Studies, Distinktion, Social Science Information, Surveillance and Society, Social & Cultural Geography, The Journal of Classical Sociology, European Journal of Social Theory, Time & Society, Journal of Urbanism, Thesis Eleven, International Journal of Law in Context, Critical Sociology, Etnografia e Ricerca Qualitativa, Quaderni di Sociologia, Current Sociology, Polis, Rassegna Italiana di Sociologia, Scienza & Politica, Sociologia del diritto, The Canadian Journal of Law and SocietyLaw and Critique.

He is the founder and editor of the independent online web journal lo Squaderno (www.losquaderno.professionaldreamers.net) and has launched the publishing project professionaldreamers.


From the Author: “Stylistically speaking, I favour brevitas and ratio difficilis.”


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